Mrs Rebecca Hough

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Current positions

Lecturer in Nursing


Rebecca worked clinically as a Nurse in various Cardiology Roles from 2004 onwards, including Cardiac Rehab Specialist Nurse (Salford), Community Cardiac Specialist Nurse (Liverpool) and most recently as a Cardiology Advanced Practitioner (Cheshire).

Rebecca joined the University of Salford in Sept 2022, as a Lecturer in Adult Nursing. Rebecca now teaches across Pre Reg and Post Grad Nursing Programmes.

Her research interests remain in the areas of cardiac nursing, leadership and management and enhancing the student experience.

Areas of Research

Cardiac Nursing

Leadership and Management

Student Experience


My current teaching commitments are:

Pre Reg
Module Lead - Becoming an Inspiring Adult Nurse Practitioner with in the Pre Reg BSc Nursing Programme.
I teach across Modules in Year 3 of the BSc Adult Nursing Programme

Post Grad:
Non Medical Prescribing
MSc Leadership and Management - Leading Change for Patient and Service Improvement Module
MSc Dissertation Supervisor

Other Commitments:
Fitness to Practice Investigator
AIMs Instructor
Internal Moderator
Cardiac Guest Lecturer - Pre Reg and Post Grad

Qualifications and Recognitions

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice

    2023 - 2024
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Cardiology - PwSI

    2016 - 2018
  • Clinical Examination and Diagnostics - Level 7

    2014 - 2014
  • Non Medical Prescribing - Level 7

    2011 - 2011
  • MSc Advanced Nursing

    2009 - 2013
  • BSc Adult Nursing

    2001 - 2004