Staff profile

Jane Turner

Senior Lecturer in Nursing




College of Health and Social Care


School of Nursing and Professional Practice

Research centre

Health and Social Care Research Centre





I am a Senior Lecturer within the Nursing and Healthcare Practice team based at the Chesterfield site. My main responsibilities are as a Module leader for two of the modules on the BSc Nursing Studies course. As a member of the pre-registration nursing team I have additional responsibilites as a personal tutor and link tutor to practice areas.


Teaching responsibilities

I also deliver some of the sessions on other modules within the BSc Nursing programme, when requested.

Professional interests

Prior to working for the University of Derby I have worked as a nurse within Accident & Emergency departments and Minor Injury Units. I was also one of the first group of students who successfully completed the Emergency Care Practitioner (ECP) pilot study for the Changing Workforce Programme and worked as an ECP for a short time following the completion of the study. My areas of interest are the life sciences, minor injuries and emergency care.


Membership of professional bodies

Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy