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Prof Sheila Hunt 

Professor Sheila Hunt
Position:Dean and Head of School

Telephone:+44 (0)29 2091 7782
Fax:+44 (0)29 2091 7924
Location:Room 711, 7th Floor, Eastgate House, 35 - 43 Newport Road, Cardiff, CF24 0AB

Alternative Contact Details:

Phone: +44 (0)29 2068 77 45

Office: 3.30, 3rd Floor, Ty Dewi Sant


Sheila Hunt is the Dean and Head of the School of Healthcare Sciences.  

The School of Healthcare Sciences is a new school formed from the former Schools of Nursing & Midwifery Studies and Healthcare Studies.  For further information click here.

As Dean, she has overall responsibility for all matters related to the learning, teaching and training of nurses and midwives and provides a strategic lead in these matters both for the University and within Wales. She also holds similar responsibilities for the international research profile of the school.  As elsewhere in the university the teaching is research led and the school has a world class reputation in a number of areas.

An experienced strategic leader and manager in Higher Education she provides the facilities and support to train nursing and midwifery undergraduates, professionals complementary to nursing and midwifery and speciality postgraduates.

Research Interests: Include the use of ethnography to provide descriptive and interpretive studies of aspects of organisations, groups and societies.