Jacqueline Brodie

Jacqueline Brodie

Dr Jacqueline Brodie MA (Hons), MA, MSc, MSc BOE, PhD, PGCert TLHE, SFHEA

Senior Lecturer


Dr Jackie Brodie is the School Academic Lead in Online Education and a Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship in the Business School. She is a senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and an internal reviewer of applications for HEA fellowship. She is a member of the JISC Learning and Teaching Experts Group. Jackie has led several funded Learning, Teaching and Assessment (LTA) research projects, such as the QAA Enhancement theme project “Extension of a Dissertation e-Toolkit for International Students”, which built on findings from the HEA funded evaluation “Exploring the Maze: An Evaluation of a Dissertation e-Toolkit Designed for Direct Entry Students Transitioning to HE”, completed in 2015. Jackie’s current research includes leading a funded University study on: “Investigation into the value of the learning experience of the Get On Board extra-curricular programme.” Other funded LTA projects Jackie has been involved with include the QAA enhancement theme project “A Benchmarking Exercise of Skills Award Frameworks” and research into “The Value of videos to support internationalisation in the Entrepreneurship Curriculum”. Jackie has published and presented her Entrepreneurship education and LTA research both internationally and in the UK, such as at the Barcelona EFMD Entrepreneurship Conference (Appropriate Methodologies for Entrepreneurship Education) in 2009 and the QAA International Enhancement Themes Conference in 2015. Jackie is a reviewer for several journals and a journal board editor. At Edinburgh Napier University she is programme leader for the online MSc Business Management and module leader for a number of modules including Managing Innovation which is taught online and to the executive MBA cohort. Jackie also supervises several PhD and DBA students within the Business School and has six doctoral completions. An extract from her PhD, looking at the Design and Adoption of Mobile Technology by Mobile Workers, was published by Springer as a book Chapter in Mobile Virtual Work: a New Paradigm.


Fellowships and Awards

  • Senior Fellow of The Higher Education Academy
  • Best Paper Award - 3E Conference (ECSB Entrepreneurship Education Conference), Leeds, May 2016.


Conference Activity

  • Nomination for Best Paper in Gender Track - ISBE Conference 2015
  • GLOBE CONFERENCE, USA - Member of Scientific and Paper Review Committee


Editorial Activity

  • Journal Editor - The Journal of Hospital and Medical Management
  • Editor - Teaching Fellow Journal - Edinburgh Napier University


Invited Speaker

  • Guest Speaker - CABS - Distance learning in Scottish Business Schools
  • Guest speaker EY Foundation - Governance Webinar for Social Entrepreneurs
  • Invited Speaker - ENU Business School Public Engagement Awareness Event


Public/Community Engagement

  • Conference Organiser - Public Engagement Event - Connecting our Young Professionals as Trustees with Third Sector Leaders.


External Examining/Validations

  • Member of External Review/Validation Panel Business School Programmes - Anglia Ruskin University
  • DBA Examiner -South Wales University; Title: Mode switching from component manufacturer to system supplier – requirements, opportunities and best practices. A resource-based reflection on R&D


Membership of Professional Body

  • Institute of Small Business and Enterprise
  • Prince 2 Practitioner
  • BCS - The Chartered Institute for IT
  • Member of North America Higher Education International (ANAHEI).


Advisory panels and expert committees or witness

  • Board Member - Young Professionals as Trustees
  • Steering Committee Member - Student Charity Board initiative


Media Activity

  • Media endorsement of STEPS "The Informed Trustee"
  • Guest Speaker - HEA Video - SFHEA and Mentoring



  • Industry and Higher Education
  • Journal of Hospital and Medical Management
  • The International Journal of Management Education


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