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Jane Richardson

Senior Lecturer, Allied Health Sciences

Institute of Health & Society

Contact Details


tel: 01905 542418

BSc Biological Sciences  
Certificate in Education (FE)  
MEd Science Education  
MSc Nutritional Therapy

Teaching & Research

Teaching & Research

Research interest:

PhD project: The impact of a lifestyle intervention on nutritional quality and behaviour change in women who have had breast cancer.


HESC3090 Nutrition and Health

NUTH4015 Nutrition through the lifespan

NUTH4017 Research approaches and methods

NUTH4028 Negotiated study in diet, nutrition and health

NUTH4019 & NUTH4020 Dissertation

Professional Experience

Professional Experience

Member of the Nutrition Society

Registered with the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC)






Benbow A, and Richardson J (2012) Evaluation of UW Nutritional Therapy clinic, presented at Complementary Therapies and Breast Cancer Awareness Day , University of Worcester.

Richardson, J.A. (2015) Methodological approaches to assessing the impact of a lifestyle intervention. Postgraduate Research Conference, University of Worcester, 26 June 2015.

Richardson J and Cutler T (2012) Immunology. In: Brown M and Cutler T (Eds) Haematology Nursing, Chichester, Wiley-Blackwell.

Richardson J and Mason V (2011) Nutrigenetic Tesing and personalized Nutrition, Proceedings of the Nutrition Society, 70 (OCE4), E219.

Richardson J and Mason V (2011) Nutrigenetic testing and personalized nutrition; a qualitative study, presented at Nutrition Society Summer Conference, University of Reading.

Richardson J (2010) Nutrigenetic Testing and Personalised Nutrition: A Nutritional Therapy Perspective. MSc thesis The University of Worcester.

Richardson, J. and Lock, R. (1993) The Readability of Selected A-level Biology Examination Papers. Journal of Biological Education, 27(3) 205-212.

Richardson, J (1990) Student understanding of the language used in A-level Biology examination papers. M.Ed. thesis. University of Birmingham.

Smith, J., Williams, B., Band, M., Hickman, D., Bradley, E., Richardson, J.A., Burton, C., Ferrer, K., Wilkie, V., Bold, J., Hird-Smith, R., Thomas, S., Griffiths, L. & Ackner, S. (2014) Conference Paper: SHAPE (Supporting Health and Promoting Exercise) Project for Young People with Psychosis and Bipolar Disorder: First UK 'Real World' Service Model 9th International Conference on Early Psychosis, Tokyo, Japan.



External Responsibilities

External Responsibilities

Academic advisor to Nutritional Therapy Education Commission (NTEC) 

External Examiner MSc/PGDiploma Nutritional Therapy, Northern College of Acupuncture.