Professor Peter Hogg

School of Health and Society

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Contact Details

Allerton Room AD114

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Current positions

Professor of Radiography, Director, Research Dean, School of Health and Society


I am a dual qualified (diagnostic radiography and nuclear medicine) HCPC registered radiographer. I have sat on a range of national and international professional and scientific committees, including being co-chair of a Euro-American committee. I have approximately 12 years journal editor experience, 28 years journal editorial board experience and 28 years journal reviewer experience – the latter for medical, radiographic, computer science and medical physics journals. I am Professor of Radiography at the University of Salford. I hold a Visiting Professorship in Hanze University, Netherlands. I am Visiting Researcher in Karolinska Institute, Sweden. I am Academic Department Advisor in Hong Kong Polytechnic University. I have delivered almost 100 invited, keynote and eponymous conference papers. I have been Professorial Appointments Advisor in many universities around the world. I have held a range of NHS and University leadership and management responsibilities, including university Head of Department and [currently] Research Dean. I have supervised 16 PhDs to completion and acted as PhD External Examiner in a range of countries. I have held 1 BSc external examinership and 6 MSc external examinerships.

Areas of research

Radiation, Dose, Mammography, Optimisation, Medical Imaging


I supervise BSc projects, MSc dissertations and PhD thesis in the fields of radiography / medical imaging. I have held various teaching responsibilities, including MSc Programme Leader (19 years), BSc/MSc module leader, Year Tutor, etc.

Research Interests

  • Breast cancer diagnosis using mammography
  • Radiation dose and image quality optimisation in medical imaging using x-ray technologies

Qualifications and Memberships


  • Diploma College of Radiographers / Diagnostic Radiography
  • Diploma in Nuclear Medicine
  • Certificate in radiological protection
  • Certificate in clinical teaching
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Education
  • Further Education Teaching Certificate
  • BSc (Hons) - science
  • MPhil – computer science


  • Fellow of the College of Radiographers