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Lyndsey Stanton

University Tutor: Working with Communities Programme


Prior to acceptance of her post at The University of Sheffield Lyndsey taught at Sheffield Hallam and as a lecturer in Further Education. Lyndsey holds a BSc in Development, Health and Disaster Management from Coventry University, a PGCE from Huddersfield University, an MA in Education from Edge Hill University and an Advanced Diploma in Adult Nursing from Derby University. She is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and a member of ADSHE.


Lyndsey teaches on FdA Working with Communities and BA Community Policy and Practice.

Research interests

At this present time Lyndsey's academic field is that of Community development and social inclusion; however she has an eclectic range of academic interests, spanning social justice, education, lifelong learning, childhood and access to health, widening participation, disaster management, mitigation and preparedness.

In addition to this Lyndsey is also a qualified nurse, focussing in IVF fertility and community nursing.

Lyndsey is currently engaged in a qualitative study, researching into the impact of assistive technology IT training on students within the university setting.