Rosemary Monk

Programme Director BSc Healthcare Science (Audiology)

Rosemary Monk
Rosemary Monk
School of Life & Health Sciences

Birmingham, B4 7ET

Phone:+44 (0) 121 204 4196

I am a Senior Teaching Fellow and Clinical Scientist in Audiology, and worked in the NHS for 13 years before moving to Aston University in 2007. My areas of clinical interest are adult auditory rehabilitation and vestibular assessment and rehabilitation, and I teach these topics on our undergraduate and postgraduate and continuing professional development courses in Audiology. I am also the Programme Director for the BSc in Healthcare Science (Audiology) degree and the Healthcare Science Practitioner (Audiology) apprenticeship.

I have been involved in Clinical Scientist training since 1999, and am currently a clinical examiner for the National School of Healthcare Science Scientist Training Programme.

I am also active in professional affairs in Audiology, and was elected to the Board of the British Academy of Audiology where I held the role of Service Quality Lead for 4 years (2013-2017).

  • Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (2017)
  • Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (2009) Aston University
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence (1996), British Association of Audiological Scientists
  • MSc in Audiological Science (1996) Manchester University
  • BSc (Hons) in Biological Science and Psychology (1992) Swansea University
  • 2002-2007 Principal audiological scientist/Diagnostic audio-vestibular lead scientist, Nottingham Audiology Services, Nottingham University Hospitals Trust.
  • 1996-2002 Senior audiological scientist, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • 1994-1996 Trainee Audiological Scientist, North West Regional Health Authority, Withington Hospital, Manchester.

Foundation Degree in Hearing Aid Audiology:

  • Hearing Aids (module convener)

BSc Healthcare Science (Audiology):

  • Auditory Intervention module (module convener)
  • Specialist Audiological Assessment module

MSc in Clinical Science (Neurosensory Sciences)

  • Adult Rehabilitation (module convener)
  • Specialist Audiological Assessment and Management (module convener)
  • Research project supervision

PhD in Hearing Therapy

  • Adult Rehabilitation (module convener)

My research interests include hearing loss management and assessment and management of vestibular disorders.