School of Dental Sciences

Staff Profile

Heidi Bateman

Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer


Roles and Responsibilities

  • Clinical Trainer in Restorative Dentistry 
  • Clinical Teaching Lead in Restorative Dentistry
  • Clinical Skills Advanced Restorations, Course Lead
  • Patient Recruitment Working Group, Chair
  • Professional Standards Advisor and Single Recognition Panel Member


  • BDS with Distinction in Restorative Dentistry
  • LLM Medical Law with Commendation
  • PGCME with Distinction
  • PGDip DPH


  • Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, SFHEA
  • Fellow of the Academy of Medical Educators, FAcadMEd
  • Member of the Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK), MFGDP(UK) 
  • Fellow of the Faculty of Dental Trainers RCS Edinburgh, FDTFEd


Undergraduate Teaching

  • Stage 3, 4, 5 Restorative Clinics
  • Key Clinical Skills 
  • Clinical Skills Advanced Restorations 
  • Gerodontology
  • Human Diseases 
  • Clinical Introduction 

Postgraduate Teaching

  • MClinDent in Restorative Dentistry


Research Interests

I am a member of the Dental Education Research Group (DERG) in the School and have a particular interest in the concept and assessment of professionalism, curriculum structure and design, and the role of clinical teachers.

Current Work

Assessment of professionalism

Learning outcomes in dental education

Patient feedback in dental student education