Dr Stephen McKeever


I am a Senior Lecturer in the School of Nursing / Children's Nursing Team and a Registered Nurse Teacher. Most of my clinical experience has focused on caring for critically ill children and their families. This experience has been gained across the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Australia. In 2012, I graduated with a PhD from The University of Melbourne. I am Chair of the Royal College of Nursing's Children and Young People's Acute Care forum. In addition, I am the Journal of Child Health Care's,  Editor in Chief.

Academic responsibilities

Senior Lecturer in Children's Nursing, Deputy Director of Post Graduate Research


  • Registered General Nursing (RGN)
  • Diploma of Higher Education in Nursing (Child Health) (RN - Child)
  • Diploma in Tropical Nursing
  • Paediatric Intensive Care Course – ENB 415
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) Professional Nursing Practice
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Teaching and learning

Undergraduate courses taught

Postgraduate courses taught

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