School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics

Jane Nolan

Jane Nolan MBE

Lecturer in Enterprise, SACs

Jane is a Lecturer in Enterprise with the International Centre for Music Studies, School of Arts and Cultures, Newcastle University and a part time Doctoral Candidate in SELLL researching English and Employability. She has a BA (Hons) in English Language and Literature, an MA in English Literature and an MBA. She is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Prior to joining Newcastle University, Jane was the owner and Chief Executive of a multi-award winning technical clothing company. She was awarded the MBE for services to UK Exports, won a UKTI Individual Achievement in Export award and was the 2006 NE Woman Rural Entrepreneur of the Year. She has also played a proactive role in the community for many years, including working as a non executive director of the Regional Development Agency, acting as a charity trustee and chairing Northumberland Strategic Partnership.

Jane Nolan