School of Business and Economics

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Joanne Higham BSc (Hons), MSc Loughborough

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Placements Manager

Jo leads the Placements Team at the School of Business and Economics. She is responsible for the management, administration and strategic development of all aspects of the placement process.

Jo moved to the School of Business and Economics from the Wolfson School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering where she was the Industrial Training Co-ordinator for five years. Prior to this Jo worked for a management training consultancy, and a large part of her early career was spent in secondary education, teaching in both state and private schools in Leicestershire.