Jeannie Watkins

Ms Jeannie Watkins

Programme Director and Professorial Lead for Physician Associate Studies, Physician Associate
Academic Office - 215
First Floor
Grove Building
Singleton Campus


Professor Jeannie Watkins is the Programme Director for the Masters in Physician Associate Studies at Swansea University. Jeanine is responsible for the PA programme and the provision of leadership, support, and academic direction for all members of the PA team.

Jeannie is the first UK trained physician associate to achieve a professorial position. She is also the first PA to Chair PA Schools Council and is a past President of the Faculty of Physician Associates at the Royal College of Physicians.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Physician Associate Education
  • Physician Associate Practice in the UK

Career Highlights

Teaching Interests

Clinical skills

Communication skills



Research Award Highlights