Marc Dawson

Lecturer Practitioner

Faculty:Faculty of Health, Medicine and Social Care

School:School of Allied Health and Social Care

Location: Chelmsford

Areas of Expertise: Paramedic science

Marc is a HCPC registered paramedic, as a Lecturer Practitioner he brings with him experience from a variety of clinical roles including NHS, sports medicine and the military.

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Marc joined Anglia Ruskin University in November 2022 as a Lecturer Practitioner. The dual role of academic practitioner allows Marc to bring a wealth of practical experience and knowledge within his respective disciplines which helps to enhance learners’ experiences and through knowledge exchange supports curricula development.

Marc maintains a high level of clinical practice alongside his academic role here at ARU in the following areas:

  • Paramedic Educator for the East of England Ambulance Service Trust
  • Pitch Paramedic – Rugby football Union (Twickenham)
  • Combat Medical technician (Paramedic) – Royal Army Medical Corps

Marc is the lead for the Level 5 module on the paramedic management and assessment of traumatic injuries which includes a focus on human factors within pre-hospital critical and emergency car.

Research interests

  • Austere/remote environments
  • Humanitarian relief
  • Mindset coaching within healthcare practitioners
  • Immersive simulation
  • Social Prescribing and Lifestyle Medicine


  • BSc Paramedic science


  • DipHE Paramedic Science, Anglia Ruskin University
  • Resuscitation Council UK ALS provider

Memberships, editorial boards

  • HCPC: The Health and Care Professions Council