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 Jess Hurrell

Jess Hurrell

Head of Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences and Security


 01392 726209

 Innovation Centre Phase 2 


Innovation Centre Phase 2, University of Exeter,  Rennes Drive,  Exeter,  EX4 4RN, UK



I lead the partnership and development team focussed on of Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences and Security based in the Exeter Innovation team . The team consists of a group of experts in culture, heritage, the creative industries, education and defence and security..  My own particular area of expertise is Crime, Justice and Law. I support impact and partnership development in these areas. 


I have been at the University since March 2006 in various business development-facing roles. I managed the IBM relationship for the University since March 2012. Prior to this I worked as a careers advisor and skills coach in a variety of settings. I have an accountancy degree from the University of Cardiff.  I have worked as a trustee for various charities, including CoLab.  I am a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Fishmongers' and Freeman of the City of London. 

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