Jen Reynolds

OrganisationJen Reynolds Partnerships Manager Vitae


Job title

Professional Development Manager


Jen Reynolds is a Professional Development Manager at Vitae, building and sustaining the relationships between Vitae and UK and international higher education institutions. Jen manages the UK HR Excellence in Research Award process, working with institutions, the UK panel, peer reviewers and the European Commission. She has a keen interest in professional development and professional development planning and is the key contact for the Vitae RDF and Planner, providing services to institutional subscribers such as training sessions, Webinars and demonstrations to highlight its uses and benefits to researchers and professionals involved with researcher development. Jen also manages a range of researcher development projects (recent work includes a project to develop a new professional framework for researcher developers, running our researcher developer mentoring pilot and a variety of international projects) and is involved with the development of new resources to enhance provision for researchers.