Macleay College has welcomed Dr Jane Hession as Head of the Business faculty.
Jane brings extensive experience in the area of entrepreneurship, and a passion for encouraging students to explore their own entrepreneurial potential.
Previously, Jane has taught at undergraduate and post-graduate levels, as well as working with community-based education and training programmes.
“I look forward to contributing to the growth and success of the college, and its many students and alumni,” said Jane.
Jane is a published author on the topic of female entrepreneurship, and has research interests in small firm growth, immigrant entrepreneurship and entrepreneurship education.
Her career history includes extensive experience in Business Research and Management, previously working as a business consultant for Tipperary North County Enterprise Boards in Ireland.
Jane completed her Doctor of Philosophy in 2013 in the area of Polish Entrepreneurship in Ireland. She also holds a Masters of Business Studies in Entrepreneurship Management from the University of Limerick (2007).