Dr Jackie Brodie is the Business School's Academic Lead in Learning and Teaching and an Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation. She is a senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and a reviewer of applications for HEA fellowship. She is a member of the JISC Student Experience Experts Group and a founding member of the Charity Board initiative steering group with RSM and Santander, which trains students to take up board positions on local charities. 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”. Jackie’s current research includes leading a funded University study on: “ An investigation into the value of the learning experience of the Get On Board extra-curricular programme” and a QAA enhancement theme funded project on "evidencing belonging in the online classroom". Other funded LTA projects Jackie has been involved with include the QAA enhancement theme project “A Benchmarking Exercise of Skills Award Frameworks” and teaching fellow 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) and the QAA International Enhancement Themes Conferences in 2015 and 2017. 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 Suite of Programmes and module leader for Managing Innovation which is taught online to MBA and MSc students and overseas in Singapore. Jackie also supervises several PhD and DBA students within the Business School and has seven 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. Jackie enjoys judging the 'build a business' local Schools competition held annually at Craiglockhart Campus.