Jane is a Lecturer for the Logistics and Operations Management (LOM) section of Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University, employed there since 2006. Her teaching portfolio includes modules at undergraduate and postgraduate levels specialising in purchasing & supply chain management. Jane’s research areas include strategic orientation, collaborative working and supply chain management. Jane has published in the International Journal of Production Economics (IJPE) and regularly presents papers at international purchasing, supply chain and logistics conferences.
Jane has developed an understanding of procurement and supply chain management related issues from her experience across a range of industry sectors. Following an early career in retail, her PhD examined the organisation’s strategic orientation with a focus on the collaborative interface between purchasing, marketing and operations. This research project was applied in the manufacturing context. More recently, her research has focused on public procurement and procurement policy (joint bidding, community benefits, local multipier effect of local sourcing).
PhD MBA PGCert FHEA MICW CIPS
ILM Certified BS11000 Facilitator