Tony completed his Diploma in Higher Education in Nursing in 2003, qualifying as a Registered General Nurse.
He initially worked on respiratory and gastro medical wards before making a change into community nursing.
He returned to the University of Hull in 2006 to achieve his BSc in Community Nursing and subsequently obtained a position as a District Nurse.
Tony has always had a passion for teaching and education and achieved his mentorship qualification in 2005. In 2011, Tony successfully obtained his Postgraduate Certificate in Practice Teaching.
Since joining the University in 2015, Tony has maintained his interest in practice teaching and learning and supports practice partners in his role as Academic Lead for Placement Learning. Tony also teaches across a range of nursing subjects and modules in particular those with a practice focus.
Tony is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.