Sue has worked in the field of health promotion and public health for over 25 years, within nursing, health promotion and academia. She was appointed as Honorary Secretary of the Institute of Health Promotion and Education in 2016 and is employed as an Assistant Professor at the University of Nottingham where she is Course Lead for the MSc Graduate Entry Nursing Programme and chairs the International GEN Network.

She has published a range of articles and delivered international conference presentations and workshops on public health, her book ‘The Essential Guide to Public Health and Health Promotion’ was published by Routledge in 2014. She is a fellow of the Higher Education Academy and acts as external examiner and advisor for two Masters Public Health programmes. In 2012 she won the prestigious Lord Dearing Award for excellence in teaching and learning.