Dr Diane Wensley

Job: Senior Lecturer

Faculty: Health and Life Sciences

School/department: School of Nursing and Midwifery

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH.

T: 0116 207 8266

E: dwensley@dmu.ac.uk

W: https://www.dmu.ac.uk/nursingandmidwifery


Personal profile

I have been a registered nurse for over 30 years. Clinically I have experience working with children and families in hospital and community. I have worked in research & education since the 1990's, researching infant formula versus breast milk; asthma self-management and medication plus peak flow. I design, develop and deliver interprofessional education in the undergraduate curriculum. I also support post-graduate professionals in health and social care with research; service improvement and other projects to help them to complete masters level study. I lead modules for post-graduate level studies and have supervised and supported PhD students to complete a thesis and gain a doctorate. 

Research interests/expertise

Asthma; peak flow & spirometry; quantitative data analysis

Areas of teaching

Inter-professional education (undergraduate); research; data analysis; service improvement; training needs analysis


RGN; RHV; BSc (Hons); MA (Ed); PhD.

Courses taught

MSc Advanced clinical practice; research methods; service improvement project; training needs analysis; research proposal.