Dr Dawn Morley (SFHEA) is a principal academic in adult nursing at Bournemouth University and programme lead for the new Registered Nurse Degree Apprenticeship. Since completing her doctorate in 2015, Dawn has a particular interest in work based learning and all things related to practice pedagogy.

Dawn is the deputy lead for Nurse Leadership & Staff Development; a theme of the Nursing Long-term Health Challenges Research Centre. As part of this role she is a co investigator for a 20K HEE funded research project examining the increased role of advanced clinical practitioners during the COVID-19 pandemic