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Professor Stephen Timmons

BA (Cambridge), MA (York), MSc (Glasgow ), PhD (Anglia Ruskin), PGCAP (Nottingham)
Professor of Health Services Management

Department: Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management
Centre/Institute: Centre for Health Innovation, Leadership and Learning
Tel: +44 (0) 115 8466635
Location: C04 (North Building, Jubilee Campus)

I read Social and Political Sciences at Queens' College, University of Cambridge, and then went to the University of York to do an M.A. in the Sociology of Contemporary Culture. I worked in several parts of the NHS, and then went to the University of Glasgow to do an M.Sc. in Health Informatics. After that, I worked at Anglia Ruskin University, where I did my PhD, and in the School of Health Sciences at the University of Nottingham. I joined NUBS in September 2014.

Areas of Expertise
Sociology of Health & Illness; Science and Technology Studies; Sociology of Professions; Service Improvement/Patient Safety; Emergency Care

Administrative Roles
Director of the Executive Healthcare MBA

School Committee Memberships
Accreditation Standards Committee
Stephen is module convenor of the following modules:


Health Finance, Economics and Decision Making (BUSI4353)


Research Design and Philosophy (BUSI5004)

Details of all modules can be found on MyNottingham

Innovation in health care, particularly new technology and new ways of working - Implementation Science - Sociology of technology - Sociology of professions

Stephen is currently leading on the following projects:

  • The FLEXI Study

Stephen is currently collaborating on the following projects:

  • Neuropsychological Evaluation and Rehabilitation in Multiple Sclerosis (NEuRoMS)
  • ROWTATE - Multicentre Research Programme to Enhance Return to Work after
    Trauma (ROWTATE)
  • Studentship: Annabelle Long: What Are The Characteristics And Core Components Needed To Implement An Exercise Class For People With Dementia In The Community?

Stephen is currently supervising the following Research Students:

Carmel Bond
Collette Adams
Elizabeth Dodds
Fran Hallam
Judith Robinson
Nicola Fisher
Rachael Lelia Tucker

The following lists my publications from 2014 to the present day.

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