Chair of the Executive Committee for FYN and Director of Foundation Years, University of Chester
Jan has been managing departments that offer foundation years since 2011. She is currently Director of Foundation Years at the University of Chester and Chair of the Executive Committee (2020-21) following two years of being a member of the Executive Committee. 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.