Jo Townend


Fellow: Chartered Institute of Marketing

MA Business Research (Durham University)

MA Marketing (Brunel University)

Experienced commercial director turned Senior Teaching Fellow. Working part-time at the university, I combine academic teaching with management in practice via the familys property business. I am currently helping to set up a Pay As You Feel Cafe using intercepted food surplus from major supermarkets. 

I am currently leading a significant strategic management related study for the Business School called Ready for the Future? The study aims to identify what our stakeholders see as the key challenges and opportunities for the Management Division, over the next 10 years. The results of the study will contribute to the Divisions 10 year strategic plan. 

Teaching Experience:

1. Undergraduate:

Developing Your Potential

Exploring Your Potential

The Contemporary Business Environment

Dissertation Supervision

2. Postgraduate;

MBA Global marketing and Export Management;

M.Sc. Introduction to Marketing;

Dissertation Supervision

In addition to teaching I am;

        Personal tutor on Undergraduate Management Programs;

        Academic Integrity Officer.



  • Academic Integrity