Head of the Graduate School, Financial & Business Services
Dr Jane Wellens is Head of the Graduate School and is responsible for the strategic development of the University's support and provision for postgraduate research students, research staff and PhD supervisors. Jane has worked in academic staff and student development since 2000 and prior to that she was a Lecturer in Geography at the University of Leicester where she supervised a number of PhD candidates. Jane has wide ranging experience of supporting university research activities and researchers at an individual, group and institutional level. She has also been investigator on projects funded by ESRC, AHRC and the British Council which have supported national and international researcher development activities. Jane is a member of Vitae Researcher Development Advisory Group and the UK Council for Graduate Education's Working Group on the UK Doctorate.