Mrs Marina Kendrick

Senior Lecturer in Adult Nursing

Email address: Phone number: 01902 32 3933 Location: Burton Campus Faculty: Faculty of Education Health and Wellbeing School/Institute: Institute of Health Professions Areas of expertise: Simulated Learning / Practice Placements / Physician Associate Programme


Trained as a nurse in 1997 and started my working life as a staff nurse in intensive care.

I was seconded to the university as skills lecturer in 2004.

I worked full time as lecturer on the RN/Dip/HE programme at the University of Wolverhampton from 2005-2006. I became a senior lecturer following completing the PGCE and registering with the NMC as a registered Nurse teacher, I am a successful module leader, group tutor and personal tutor working within the preregistration team at Burton Centre for the 10 years.

Completing a Masters’ degree with the focus on teaching through simulated learning. My interests lie in simulation and inter- professional education and learning.

I am now a senior lecturer and Course Leader for the Post Graduate Physician associates (PA) studies within the Post Graduate Institute of Medicine @ the University of Wolverhampton, leading a team of PA lecturers, and medics to deliver a very intense 2 year medical focused programme.

I am currently a doctoral student and aiming to research the emerging role of the Physician associate into the UK health care system

Research interests

  • Simulated learning
  • Practice placements
  • Physician associate programme

Membership of professional bodies

NMC Nursing Registration


  • Master’s in Education
  • PGCE (higher education)
  • BSc (hons) critical care nursing
  • Care of the Highly dependent patient (level 6)
  • Rn/Dip/HE Adult Nursing                                                                                  


Conference Presentations

Poster presentation: sesam Paris, France  2013 IPL in higher education


Previous professional experience

  • Auxiliary Nurse general medical ward
  • Health Care Assistant Theatres
  • ODP level 2 Theatres
  • Student nurse
  • Staff nurse ICU/HDU
  • Senior staff nurse ICU/HDU
  • Clinical skills facilitator UoW/Queens hospital
  • Lecturer UoW
  • Senior lecturer UoW

Further information

  • External Examiner for Salford University commenced 2014 (4 year appointment) All post qualifying modules levels 6 & 7