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Dr Sue Jackson

Principal Lecturer/Teaching Fellow

Department: Nursing, Midwifery & Health

 Sue JacksonHaving qualified as a registered nurse in 1984 in London, I worked with people with neurological conditions. Since 2004 I have focused my career within nurse education. Primarily my teaching expertise is in research and in helping students to appreciate the link between research and their clinical practice. My current position as Head of Subject for Nursing has a strategic focus, ensuring the quality of education for registered nurses in line with professional standards.

Campus Address

Coach Lane Campus (East)
Newcastle upon Tyne


  • Other Courses PhD June 11 2018
  • Health Studies BSc (Hons) September 01 1991
  • Registered Nurse Tutor Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) 2010
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2013

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Discourse Tensions, Jackson, S., Steven, A. 1 Aug 2020, In: Nurse Education Today
  • The juggling act: Do student nurses who care for dependants need an adapted course? An applied policy research study, Kiernan, M., Proud, C., Jackson, S. 2 Jul 2015, In: Nurse Education Today
  • Repertoires used by student nurses and lecturers while discussing professionalism during university study, Jackson, S., Steven, A. 4 Apr 2014
  • Education and practice, let's move on: introducing the education zone team, Fisher, M., Jackson, S., Charlton, J. 2012, In: EMERGE
  • A modified grounded theory study of how psychiatric nurses work with suicidal people, Cutcliffe, J., Jackson, S., Smith, P., Stevenson, C. Sep 2006, In: International Journal of Nursing Studies
  • Employment and advice regarding careers for adults with congenital heart disease, Crossland, D., Jackson, S., Burn, J., Lyall, R., O'Sullivan, J. Aug 2005, In: Cardiology in the Young
  • Patient attitudes to sternotomy and thoracotomy scars, Crossland, D., Jackson, S., Hamilton, L., Lyall, R., Hasan, A., Burn, J., O'Sullivan, J. Apr 2005, In: Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon
  • Finding solutions through empowerment : a preliminary study of a solution-orientated approach to nursing in acute psychiatric settings, Stevenson, C., Jackson, S., Barker, P. Dec 2003, In: Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing

PGR Supervision

Noreen Kilkenny Start: 17/10/2019


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