Roselyne Masamha

Mrs Roselyne Masamha


Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Department of Psychological Health, Wellbeing and Social Work


  • BSc (De Montfort University)
  • PGCert (University of Leeds)
  • MEd (University of Leeds)
  • EdD (University of Leeds)


Roselyn Masamha is a lecturer in learning disabilities nursing whose clinical practice background is in forensic learning disabilities and secure services, working with people at the interface of mental health law and the criminal justice system.

Her research interests include experiences of disadvantaged groups, performance management, clinical education, knowledge production, inclusive education and decolonisation.

Awards and prizes

Young Researcher Prize 2019


University of Oxford, Centre for African Studies

Membership/Fellowship of professional body

Senior Fellow (SFHEA)


Advanced Higher Education

Registered Nurse Learning Disability (RNLD)


Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)