Staff profile

Jennifer Wilson

Programme Leader for BSc (H) Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation


Sport and Exercise Science


College of Science and Engineering


School of Human Sciences


Kedleston Road, Derby Campus



I am a Senior Lecturer within the Sport and Exercise department at the University of Derby. I currently teach on the Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation and Strength, Conditioning and Rehabilitation programmes. I am currently working toward completion of a Professional Doctorate in Elite Performance.

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Membership of professional bodies


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Experience in industry

I have 10 years' experience in the Sport and Exercise industry working as a Sports Therapist and Coach. This has enabled me to work with a variety of individuals and teams including young athletes on a Long Term Athlete Development (LATD) programme. My main interests are late stage injury rehabilitation and injury prevention.

Recent publications

Jennifer Wilson takes us through the complexity of the seemingly simple task of running and gives us some advice on honing our running style.