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Jane Hackett

Lecturer in Graphic Design

Jane began her career as a graphic designer at PA Consulting Group working in the Advertising and Communications Division on high profile accounts including M&S, British Gas and British Aerospace producing advertising, brochures, direct marketing and branding. In 1994 she co-founded Creative Company, a full service design agency, devising and executing multi-level design solutions. Clients varied in both industries and sectors to include Crayola, Forestry Commission, ICI, Total E&P. During her extensive design career, she has recruited and employed many graphic designers, training and developing their professional and creative skillsets.

Jane continues her design practice alongside her academic career, focusing on branding, advertising, typography and digital excellence, more recently she is exploring and developing her creative and technical skills in motion graphics.

Jane has worked at various education institutions; most recently as Course Leader for Suffolk New College’s pre-degree Art & Design Foundation Studies course. Jane joined the University of Suffolk in 2017 and is committed to developing students’ work related learning and employability.

 

Teaching

Typographic Exploration

Digital Studies

Graphic Identity

Advanced Design / Illustration Practice