Head of Centre for Foundation Studies, University of Chester
Jan has been managing departments that offer foundation years since 2011. She is currently Head of the Centre for Foundation Studies at the University of Chester and has been a member of the Executive Committee for the past two years. She is a Senior Fellow of the HEA and has been awarded an Associate Professorship for her contributions to teaching and learning at Chester. She has a wider interest in education and social justice. Current PhD research focuses on (not enough!) access to HE for those living in deprived areas with a university in their locality. Jan's discipline background is Sociology and Politics.