Skip to content

Roger Cowell

  • MA, BA
  • freelance knowledge broker/researcher
  • rccHorizonScanning Services
  • 1Followers

Professional experience

freelance knowledge broker/researcher

rccHorizonScanning Services

April 2010 - Present

Knowledge Broker, Centre for Innovation in Health Management

University of Leeds

December 2007 - March 2010(2 years)


M.A. in Work-based Learning

University of Leeds

September 2007 - December 2009(2 years)

Nottingham School of Nursing

September 1987 - April 1990(3 years)

Derby School of Nursing

February 1981 - March 1982(a year)

Exeter School of Nursing

May 1979 - September 1980(a year)

The University of Adelaide

February 1974 - August 1977(4 years)

B.A., Anthropology & History

The University of Auckland

January 1970 - March 1973(3 years)


Born and grew up in New Zealand. On leaving school in 1968, went to the South Pacific Kingdom of Tonga as a volunteer primary school teacher with Volunteer Service Abroad. In 1970 returned to New Zealand and studied Anthropology, History and Maori Studies at the University of Auckland. Post graduate studies in Pacific History, with field work in Tonga and Fiji. In the mid-1970s went to the Uk, undertook nurse education and worked in the UK National Health Service (and in New Zealand) until 1996, when I began freelance writing and research, before beginning work at the University of Leeds. Being made redundant in March 2010, I resumed freelance work in April 2010.

Followers (1)