Josey MacKenzie
First Name: Josey
Surname: Mackenzie
Telephone: +44 (0)1224 262911

Josey is a member of the Scottish Government Health Department/NHS Education for Scotland Recruitment and Retention Delivery Group and is a Senior Lecturer in the area of Recruitment, Admission and Selection. She is highly influential in leading the support for disabled students and has a great deal of expertise with wider access and FE partner working.

Teaching Interests

  • Mental health nursing
  • Care of people with dementia
  • Therapeutic interaction skills

Research/Scholarship Interests

  • Principal investigator for a SGHD/NHS Education Scotland project entitled: 'An evaluation of the introduction of the Robert Gordon University Student Review Record in three Scottish Schools of Nursing and Midwifery'.
  • Co-applicant for a NHS Education for Scotland project entitled 'A structured evaluation of selection processes and related outcomes for pre-registration nursing in Robert Gordon University'.

Key Funding

Scottish Government Health Directorate and NHS Education Scotland


Mackenzie, J., 2009. Presentation: Enhancing student integration into nurse education: Easing the transition from FE to HE. Quality Enhancement Themes Conference March.

Mackenzie, J.,2008. Presentation: Supporting student success. Enhancement Themes International Benchmarking Conference. November.

Mackenzie, J., 2008. Presentation: Identifying and supporting at risk students. Supporting Nursing and Midwifery Student Recruitment, Selection and Retention Conference. November.