Staff profile

Jennifer Wilson

Lecturer in Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation


Sport and Exercise Science


College of Life and Natural Sciences


School of Human Sciences


Kedleston Road, Derby Campus



I am a Lecturer within the Sport and Exercise department at the Univerasity of Derby. My role includes lecturing on the programme as well as developing academic enterprise and completing research. I am currently working toward completion of a Professional Doctorate in Elite Performance.

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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.

Blog Posts

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