Mary is an adult nurse lecturer in the Department of Nursing and Midwifery, School of Human and Health Sciences. She joined the University of Huddersfield on December 2020. She qualified as an adult nurse at the University of Bradford in 2007 and since then has worked in acute stroke, stroke rehabilitation and in community as a specialist stroke nurse.
From 2009 - 2017, Mary undertook postgraduate studies at the University of Huddersfield. She achieved a BSc (Hons) in professional studies: Stroke Care, Master of Science in Health Studies and a Postgraduate Certificate in Health Studies (Health Professional Education: Teaching).
As well as her interest in Stroke, Mary also has a keen interest in neurodiversity and is soon to commence her PhD research project which will be a qualitative study examining the experiences of student nurses and qualified nurses who are neuro diverse in the clinical environment.