Elliott Bird

Senior Lecturer, Physiology Lead

Faculty:Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine and Social Care


Location: Chelmsford

Research Supervision:Yes

Senior Lecturer, specialising in human physiology. With additional specialist interests in infectious diseases, clinical assessment and pharmacology.


Elliott has been a Senior Lecturer at Anglia Ruskin University for three years, specialising in human physiology teaching. Elliott joined the School of Medicine in August 2018. Prior to a career as a lecturer and academic, he practised as a Paramedic and currently locums as an Advance Clinical Practitioner.   

Elliott’s focus is to push the boundaries of physiology teaching, engaging students with innovative practical’s and experiments to fully support learning of traditionally dry subject areas.



  • MSc, Advance Clinical Practice, University of Hertfordshire
  • BSc, Paramedic Science, University of Hertfordshire
  • PgCert Teaching and Learning, Anglia Ruskin University
  • Diploma in Mountain, Wilderness and Expedition Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
  • PhD, Virology and Infectious Diseases, (awaiting final viva to complete)

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Fellow Higher Education Academy
  • Member Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
  • Heath and Care Professions Councils, Registrant Number PA22253