Jayne Dowle has joined the PR teaching team at Huddersfield University.
Jayne’s background is in journalism and PR, as she says, “writing and communicating about where we live and how we live”.
She worked in London for national newspapers and magazines for 14 years, and contributed to The Times’ Bricks & Mortar property supplement, The Daily Telegraph’s Property Club section, and House Beautiful magazine. Her column for the Yorkshire Post, which covers current affairs, appears every Thursday.
Jayne will specialise in teaching media relations to students on a wide range of courses including Advertising, and Hospitality Management. She joins Eileen Jones and Keith Butterick delivering PR modules across four different schools in the university, including students studying music promotion at the university’s Barnsley centre.
She now lives in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, and has edited four local history. Her PR work includes promoting Qdos Dance Theatre, a company which uses modern dance to explore social issues, and copy-writing for Finn Communications, the award-winning consumer agency in Leeds.