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Ms Jane Henderson 

Education & Qualifications

1998-1999 Cardiff University M.Sc. Care of Collections  Distinction

1984-1987 University of Wales B.Sc. Hons archaeological conservation second class.

1997-1998 City and Guilds & MTI. Internally Verify the Assessment Process NVQ (D34)

1992 National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health. National General Certificate: Occupational Safety & Health (NEBOSH) With Distinction

Career Overview

August 2011 - Present Senior Lecturer, Cardiff University

June 2011- August 2011 Lecturer, Cardiff University 

Sept 2002-June 2011 Professional Tutor, Cardiff University

1998-Present Consultant. Collections Care Consultancy

1999-Aug 2002 Grants Officer p/t. Heritage Lottery Fund

1993-1998 Conservation Manager The Council of Museums in Wales

1991-1993 Archaeology / Antiquities Conservator. The Council of Museums in Wales

1989-1991 Archaeological Conservator, The National Museum of Wales

1987-1989 Self Employed, Cardiff Contract Conservator.

Awards & Prizes

1999 Winner of school award for best MSc thesis

Membership & External Activity

2011- present Senate Cardiff University

2008- present Trustee for  Wales Icon the Institute for conservation

2004-present Trustee Welsh Federation of Museums and Art Galleries

January 2005-December 2013 AHRC peer review panel for applications for funding

February 2005 The What's in store delivery group. This is a working group of the Assembly's Historic Environment Group (HEG)

November 2005-present Cardiff University Research Ethics Committee for School of History, Archaeology and Religion

Notable Achievements

Organiser of Icon’s first ever UK conference: Conservation in Focus 2010 at Cardiff University

Elected fellow IIC

Accredited Conservator

Assessor for PACR Preventive conservation, Conservation Managers and teachers.

Research Cluster

Early materials technology and conservation