Mrs Sharon Russell

Mrs Sharon Russell

Academic Partnerships Lead - Health and Social Care Providers

School of Nursing and Midwifery (Faculty of Health)



Programme Lead BSc (Hons) Professional Development in Health and Social Care/Health and Social Care Partnership Lead 


My nursing background started with general nursing within the the Royal Navy. I then moved to a long and varied career in Nephrology and Transplantation. 

It was in Renal that I found my love of teaching both patients and staff developing in house teaching and more formal education in Academic Partnership with the University. Within our local Trust I manged 24 Accredited modules and moved into a more Corporate Education and Organisational Development Role including Coaching.  

Registered General Nurse (1) (1980)

State Enrolled Nurse (1979)

NEBS Introduction Diploma in Management

Post Graduate Certificate in Clinical Education 

Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Education 

ILM 7 Executive Coaching Mentoring and Leadership

Professional membership





Teaching interests

I enjoy all aspects of curriculum design and delivery, I particularly enjoy mentoring and coaching module teams and the quality aspects of delivering Programmes.   

Staff serving as external examiners

Not currently an External Examiner but I do have previous experience.