Jane Mair
First Name: Jane
Surname: Mair
Position: Lecturer
Telephone: +44 (0) 1224 262602

Jane has been working at RGU as a lecturer since 2014.

Professionally, her nursing career spanned 35 years with the last 20 years focusing on District Nursing and primary care.


Duties and Responsibilities

Jane is a lecturer in adult nursing. She teaches post-graduate studies and is Programme Leader for Masters and CPD Education.

Academic Background

1979: obtained a Bachelor of Nursing at Glasgow University

Other qualifications include:

  • Scottish certificate of Midwifery (RGIT)
  • Diploma in District Nursing (RGIT)
  • BA Palliative Care (RGU)
  • MSc Pain Management (Edinburgh University) (distinction)
  • Non-medical prescribing (RGU)
  • Post graduate Certificate in Learning Teaching and assessment (RGU)


Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Nursing
  • Association of District Nurse Educators
  • Association of Advanced Practice Educators
  • International Council of Nursing

External / Professional Roles

External Examiner, Glasgow Caledonian University.


MAIR, J., 2008. Is the WHO analgesic ladder active or archaic? European Journal of Palliative Care, 15(4), pp. 162-165.

Teaching Interests

Primary care, in particular:

  • Palliative care
  • Cancer care
  • Pain management
  • Non-medical prescribing
  • Chronic disease management
  • Advanced Practice
  • District Nursing