Staff Profile: Dawn Jones

SchoolDawn Jones

University of Wolverhampton Law School

Role

  • Senior Lecturer – Legal Practice Course and Undergraduate
  • Course Leader LLM Home provision

Contact details

Direct line: 01902 321744
Email: d.jones6@wlv.ac.uk

Address:            

University of Wolverhampton
Wolverhampton Law School
University of Wolverhampton
Nursery Street
Wolverhampton
WV1 1LY

Biography

I am a qualified solicitor and spent many years in both private practice and local government where I specialised in the area of Commercial Property. I then joined the University of Wolverhampton where I have taught predominantly on the Legal Practice Course. I also coordinate the Law School mentoring scheme.

Academic qualifications

  • LLM (Professional Practice)
  • PGCE
  • LPC (Distinction)
  • LLB (Hons)

Teaching interests

  • Property Law and Practice
  • Probate
  • Commercial Law
  • Drafting
  • Land Law
  • Advanced Legal Research
  • Solicitors Accounts

Research interests

Current research involves investigation into improving scores on ‘the teaching on my course’ section of the National Student Survey as part of the Vice Chancellor’s Strategic Excellence Initiative projects (VCSEI).

Additionally an investigation into the correlation between assessment type and progression for Level 4 LLB students

Professional body membership and roles 

Law Society – roll of solicitors

External academic roles

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy