Roger Watson

Professor Roger Watson

Professor of Nursing

Qualifications

  • BSc (Partner to be confirmed)
  • PhD (University of Sheffield)

Summary

Roger Watson is a graduate of The University of Edinburgh with a PhD in biochemistry from The University of Sheffield who qualified in nursing at St George’s Hospital, London. Working in care of older people, he has a special interest in the feeding and nutritional problems of older people with dementia. He is Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Advanced Nursing and Editor of Nursing Open. A frequent visitor to the Far East, South East Asia and Australia, he has honorary and visiting positions in China, Hong Kong, and Australia. He is Professor of Nursing, University of Hull, UK and was a member of the UK 2014 Research Excellence Framework sub-panel for Allied Health Professions, Dentistry, Nursing and Pharmacy. In 2017 he was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame.

Undergraduate

Anatomy & physiology

Quantitative research methods

Biological aspects of ageing

Postgraduate

Feeding in dementia

Nursing workforce

Most topics if they are usnig survey methods and questionnaire development

Journal Article

Time to plan for Plan S

Watson, R., & Hayter, M. (2019). Time to plan for Plan S. Nursing Open, 6(2), 206-207. https://doi.org/10.1002/nop2.263

Predatory journals and the pollution of academic publishing

Watson, R. (2019). Predatory journals and the pollution of academic publishing. Journal of nursing management, 27(2), 223-224. https://doi.org/10.1111/jonm.12739

The contribution of nursing doctoral schools to the development of evidence 10 years after their establishment in Italy: An exploratory descriptive survey of former and current doctoral students' publications

Sasso, L., Watson, R., Barisone, M., Pellegrini, R., Timmins, F., Aleo, G., …Bagnasco, A. (2019). The contribution of nursing doctoral schools to the development of evidence 10 years after their establishment in Italy: An exploratory descriptive survey of former and current doctoral students’ publications. Nursing Open, https://doi.org/10.1002/nop2.262

Beyond IDEAL: the importance of surgical innovation metrics

Sasso, L., Bagnasco, A., Hayter, M., Watson, R., & Zanini, M. (2019). Beyond IDEAL: the importance of surgical innovation metrics. Lancet, 393(10169), 316. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736%2818%2932206-2

Predatory publishing continues

Watson, R. (2019). Predatory publishing continues. Nursing Open, 6(1), 4. https://doi.org/10.1002/nop2.226

Research interests

Feeding difficulty in dementia

Nursing workforce

Psychometrics

Item Response Theory