/ Clair Merriman
Clair Merriman
Head of Professional Practice Skills, Oxford Brookes University


Clair is a Lecturer in Clinical Skills at Oxford Brookes. Since joining the university, Clair has undertaken responsibility for professional practice skills development. This involves developing, implementing, and evaluating the Teaching, Learning and Assessment strategy for professional practice skills at the same time ensuring collaboration with students, service users and staff about teaching and learning these skills.


Clair manages thirteen skills suites across both sites which supports professional practice skills development and low to medium fidelity simulation. Since being in full time education Clair has gained extensive curriculum development at both pre and post graduate level within all branches of nursing and midwifery by being an active member of course teams within the pre-registration and Critical and Advanced Practice programmes.