Jennifer Wilkinson is Director of Student Recruitment & Business Development at London Metropolitan University, leading the International Development, UK Recruitment, Widening Participation & Outreach, Enquiries & Conversion and Academic Partnerships & Short Courses teams. Jenny has over a decade of experience in higher education recruitment and business development, with particular expertise in commercial partnership development and relationship management across both global and domestic markets. She has spoken extensively on the power of partnerships to support excellent student experience including in the areas of health and safety, employability and widening access. She has previously worked at institutions across London including King’s College London, Queen Mary University of London and the University of Roehampton.
Outside London Met Jenny sits on the UniQuest UK Advisory Board, is a Member Leader for NAFSA’s EAKC Health & Safety Subcommittee and is a Trustee at ArtsEd. She also holds an Academic Associate position at the UCL Institute of Education. She is currently working towards her PhD at UCL, exploring the intersection between internationalisation and environmental sustainability in higher education.