Jane is the Programme Director for Film Production in addition to her senior lecturing post at the School of Creative Arts and Industries. She is also an award winning filmmaker producing and directing documentaries. Her background is radio, film and TV journalism, following which she worked in television production winning a BAFTA and Grierson for C4’s ‘The Trust’. Other TV credits include the BBC’s ‘Children’s Hospital’ and C4’s ‘The Practice’.
Research and knowledge exchange
‘The Power of the Object’, July 2016, short documentary exhibiting at The Beaney House of Arts and Knowledge, Canterbury.
‘Delicate Dilemmas: an insight into the ethics of filming with vulnerable participants’, May 2015, University of Kent, Beacon Institute’s interdisciplinary symposium on Arts and Dementia.
‘Time of Our Lives’, interactive multimedia installation with Turner Contemporary in Margate with co-investigator Ms Ania Bobrowicz at University of Kent, £3,580, Transformation Fund, 2010-11
‘Supporting the use of social networks by young people to address concerns around anti-social behaviour’, with Kent County Council and co-investigators, Dr Jim Ang, Ms Ania Bobrowicz at University of Kent, £27, 899, Transformation Fund, 2010-11
Publications and research outputs
Producer, ‘Miami Animal Police’, Lion Television, for Discovery channel, 2005-6
Director/Producer, ‘The Practice’, Lion Television, Channel 4, 2003-4
Director/Producer, ‘TV Mail’, Endemol, BBC 1, 2002
Producer, ‘First Sight’, BBC 2, 2001
Director/Producer, ‘The Trust’, Hart Ryan Productions, Channel 4, 1999-2001
Director/Producer, ‘Children’s Hospital’, BBC 1, 1997-1999
Reporter/Assistant Producer, ‘First Sight’, BBC London, 1995-98
‘Event TV: Broadchurch’, Sept 2013, Media Magazine, English and Media Centre.
‘Visionary Vampires: Sinking your teeth into the gothic films of Neil Jordan’, Dec 2013, Media Magazine, English and Media Centre.