Miss Sophie Louise Finnerty

Lecturer in Midwifery

Email address: s.finnerty@wlv.ac.uk Phone number: 01902 518863 Location: Walsall Faculty: Faculty of Education Health and Wellbeing School/Institute: Institute of Health Professions Areas of expertise: Midwifery


Sophie is a Midwifery lecturer in the Faculty of Education, Health & Wellbeing at The University of Wolverhampton. Her main teaching areas include the promotion of normality during childbearing, research awareness and breastfeeding.

Sophie is the lead lecturer for breastfeeding and has maintained strong links with UNICEF to ensure the midwifery curriculum remains relevant and reflects contemporary advice. 

Sophie completed her Masters in 2017 which was focused on exploring student midwives views on normality and normal birth.

Sophie is currently the link lecturer for Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. 


A Levels

BSc in Midwifery


Postgraduate Diploma

Masters in Health and Wellbeing

Previous professional experience

Staffordshire University-Lecturer in Midwifery

George Eliot Hospital-Midwife


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