Roles within the School

Head of Department
Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Dr Sharron Dolan graduated with a BSc (hons) in Developmental Biology from the University of Glasgow in 1989 and subsequently undertook a PhD in Neuroscience at the University of Stirling with Dr Peter Cahusac.

Head of Department
Department of Vision Sciences

Gunter is a qualified Optometrist and currently the Programme Lead for the Undergraduate Optometry Programme. He researches various aspects of visual perception in normal and clinical populations.

Associate Dean, International

Sharron graduated from the Oswestry and North Staffordshire School of Physiotherapy in 1993. She undertook her basic rotations at the University of North Staffordshire before moving to spend two years at the Royal Brompton Hospital.

Assistant Head of Department
Department of Nursing and Community Health

Des became a Registered Nurse too many years ago to remember and worked in a variety of clinical settings within general and psychiatric hospitals.

Programme Lead MSc. Health & Social Care
Department of Nursing and Community Health

I originally gained qualifications in general nursing, midwifery and health visiting, and was employed in clinical practice in these areas until 2001.