Joanne joined UWS in November 2018 and provides strategic leadership to the University’s HR function. As a core member of the Vice-Chancellor’s Executive Group, Joanne takes a leading role in advising and guiding matters relating to the Strategy and management of the University.
Joanne has vast experience in HR, having spent over 17 years in managerial and leadership roles, latterly as HR Director at City of Glasgow College. She has led the HR divisions of a number of high-profile, international organisations, including her position as Head of HR for global food manufacturing company, Bakkavör Group.
Providing experienced strategic advice on all matters relating to HR, Joanne’s extensive expertise helps to shape and drive the University’s ongoing organisational development.