Jacquiline Fernell


Senior Lecturer

Department of Pre-Registration Nursing

Contact Details

email: j.fernell@worc.ac.uk
tel: 01905 85 5536


SRN, DipNurs, JBCNS 100, CertEd, Bed, MA.

Teaching & Research



Anatomy and Physiology, Pathophysiology, Nursing theory, Practice Assessment and Supervision, Clinical Skills


Practice learning, History of Nursing, Sociology of Health and Illness


Professional Experience

  • Clinical nursing experience as a staff within General surgical ward, Professorial Liver Unit, Surgical High Dependency, General and Cardio-Thoracic Intensive Care.
  • Ward Sister of Male General Surgical Ward.
  • Nurse Tutor/ Senior Lecturer (1985-1997)
  • Joint Appointment as Senior Lecture and Professional Development Nurse between University of Worcester and Worcester Acute Trust (1997-2004)
  • Senior Lecturer University of Worcester 2004 to present


  • Commentator for Evidence Based Nursing
  • The Role of the Nurse: a history of the role of the nurse

Conference Papers 

  • History of Nursing: An analysis of nurse’s work
  • History of Worcester’s Infirmary
  • Evidencing Practice. Joint project between education and practice
  • Putting research into practice

External Responsibilities

  • Member RCN Research Forum
  • Practice Assessor and Practice Supervisor Preparation for local Trusts
  • The Infirmary