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Dr Debra Morgan

Senior Lecturer

Department: Nursing, Midwifery & Health

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Learning in liminality. Student experiences of learning during a nursing study abroad journey, Morgan, D. 23 May 2019, In: Nurse Education Today
  • Global Citizens, Porteous, D., Morgan, D., Solomon, J., Platt, A., Allan, J., Shao, J., Conner, A. 9 May 2019, In: British Journal of Nursing
  • Developing a new nursing degree in Malta, Machin, A., Conner, A., Farrugia, P., Melling, A., Allan, J., Morgan, D. 8 Mar 2019, 13th Commonwealth Nurses and Midwives Federation conference
  • Learning in Liminality, Morgan, D. May 2018
  • Preparing globally aware health practitioners of the future, Morgan, D., Porteous, D. Feb 2014, RCN Education Conference
  • Student nurse perceptions of risk in relation to international placements: a phenomenological research study, Morgan, D. 2012, In: Nurse Education Today
  • Learning and Teaching Across Cultures, Morgan, D. 2008, Malmo University International Week Conference
  • Discharging older people from hospital to care homes: Implications for nursing, Reed, J., Morgan, D. Apr 1999, In: Journal of Advanced Nursing


  • PhD Learning in Liminality: A hermeneutic phenomenological investigation of student nurse learning during a study abroad journey August 31 2018
  • Academic Studies in Education MA June 30 2011
  • Education PGCE June 30 2004
  • CertEd June 30 2001
  • Health MSc June 30 2000
  • Health Studies BSc (Hons) June 30 1995
  • Nurse Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) 1989
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2006

Research Themes and Scholarly Interests

Student learning, nurse education and nursing practice: With a specific focus on transcultural nursing and transcultural education. The development of cultural competence, culture and health, globalisation and health. Learning and teaching methodologies and concepts such as transformative learning, internationalisation, global citizenship, threshold concepts in nursing.


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