Jackie did an undergraduate degree in botany and microbiology. She is a Fellow of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and worked for 10 years as an accountant and business manager in the public and private
sectors before joining the University as a Divisional Manager in Immunity and Infection in 1999. She has a particular interest in research administration and has facilitated multi component grant applications such as the MRC Centre for Immune Regulation. She has also been involved with two RAE submissions. She is active member of the College’s new initiative to support post doctoral career development. She recently took up the position of Senior Research Facilitator which will allow her more time to provide focused research support for the School of Immunity and Infection.