Amanda Jones-Harris | AECC University College

Amanda Jones-Harris

BSc, DC, MSc, DChiro, FHEA, FRCC (Ortho) – Associate Professor

Amanda is the Education Lead and Academic Quality Assurance Lead for the AECC School of Chiropractic and teaches on undergraduate and postgraduate courses.


Amanda graduated from the AECC University College with a BSc in Chiropractic in 1993. She was in private practice as a chiropractor for ten years during which time she completed a postgraduate MSc in Clinical Chiropractic. In 2003 she returned to AECC University College to take a full-time lecturer post and completed a Professional Doctorate in 2008. She is experienced in teaching orthopaedics, rheumatology, case-based learning, research methods and evidence-informed practice, as well as supervising MSc and PhD research dissertations. Amanda spent 10 years in Course Leader roles before moving into the role of Education Lead and Academic Quality Assurance Lead for the AECC School of Chiropractic.

Roles outside of AECC University College include External Examiner posts (previously for undergraduate modules on Interprofessional Learning, and currently for a postgraduate Masters course for health and social care professionals), membership of a Royal College of Chiropractic development group for Chiropractic Practice Standards, and collaboration in external research projects.

Areas of Interest

Areas of interest include orthopaedics, rheumatology, clinical research methods, evidence-informed practice, reflective practice, professional practice, the healthcare role of chiropractors in the UK, educational research, quality assurance, quality improvement, innovation adoption and course design.




  • BSc (Chiropractic)
  • Diploma in Chiropractic (DC)
  • MSc (Clinical Chiropractic)
  • Professional Doctorate in Chiropractic (DChiro)
  • Essential skills in Medical Education (ESME) Certificate.


  • Chiropractor registered with the General Chiropractic Council (GCC)
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Chiropractors Orthopaedics Faculty (FRCC Ortho).
Contact details

Contact details

  • Phone: 01202 436270
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