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Dr Victoria Halliwell
Dr Victoria Halliwell
postal addressC402 Allerton.
email addressv.halliwell@salford.ac.uk
telephone0161 295 2394
Key Memberships
Member of School: School of Health Sciences
From September 2011 to present.
From April 2001 to September 2011.
Full Member of Research Centre: Centres for Health Sciences Research
From September 2015 to present.
From April 2001 to August 2015.
Profile Summary

I teach on undergraduate full and part time routes for the BSc (Hons) in Occupational Therapy, the MSc Advanced Occupational Therapy (online) and the  Professional Doctorate. I currently hold the role of Acting Associate Head (Academic) in the School of Health Sciences (January 2015 to present). I also hold a role with responsibility for Student Experience, Retention and Progression (October 2014-present).

My research interests focus on qualitative research methodologies in education and health, particularly  contamination of the research process by the researcher, the interpretation of meaning in data representation and the criteriology debate regarding qualitative methods and quality / rigour.

i have been a panel member on interim assessments and internal evaluations for PhD candidates at the University of Salford.

I have a particular interest in Grounded Theory and Situational Mapping as part of the analysis process. I have completed a Doctorate in Education focusing on student perceptions of employability and professionalism.

I am also interested in pedagogy, learning and teaching development and student engagement and experinence.

My clinical work was predominantly with individuals with a physical and / or learning disability particularly adolescents.

Key Presence
Conference Presentations
2014
Jun

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External Examiner Duties
2013
Sep

External for Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation Foundation Degree

2012
Sep

BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy Programme 4 year tenure

2007
Jun

Completed September 2011

2007
Jun

For the 4 year part time and 2 year accelerated BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy - Completed September 2011

Memberships of External Bodies
2015
Feb

This is the UK Professional Body for Occupational Therapist and it oversees strategic planning of learning and development for all members.

2009
Jan
2002
Apr
1990
Sep
Other
2009
May

Until September 2011

2004
Sep

Until Sept 2012

Other Research Activity
2015
Jan

Thesis Title The Acute Medical Unit: Narratives of Older People and Informal Carers about the Hospital Stay and Resettlement Experience

Candidate Janet Darby