Dr Jane Dowson

Liverpool Business School




2021, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom, PhD, Project Management
2003, Liverpool Hope University, United Kingdom, PgDip Business Administration
2000, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom, PGCert Business Administration
1993, University of Sunderland, United Kingdom, BA (Hons)Geography with Mod Eur Languages

Academic appointments

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, Liverpool Business School, Liverpool John Moores University, 2021 - present
RISE BeingLeanSeen Project Manager, LBS, Liverpool John Moores University, 2018 - present
Sessional lecturer, Liverpool John Moores University, 2017 - 2020

Postgraduate training

MBA, United Kingdom, Liverpool John Moores University, 2014 - 2017

Conference publication

Akhavan Tabassi A, Bryde DJ, Mustafa Kamal E, Dowson J, Michaelides R. 2019. CHALLENGES FOR PROJECT MANAGEMENT IN THE 21ST CENTURY The European Proceedings of Multidisciplinary Sciences, 4th International Conference on Rebuilding Place Publisher Url Public Url

Dowson J, Bryde DJ, Marcano A, Al-Hilou M, Douglas JA. 2019. Lean Project Management as a facilitator of Organisational Learning BAM2019 Conference Proceedings, BAM Conference Publisher Url Public Url

Tabassi AA, Bryde DJ, Kamal EM, Dowson J. 2018. Challenges for project management in the 21st century 7th International Conference on Built Environment in Developing Countries Public Url

Wilson H, Bryde D, Dowson J, Unterhitzenberger C, Perez Ezcurdia A, Schelkle H-P. Trends and challenges in project management EURAM

Journal article

Dowson J. 2019. Transferring knowledge into practice? Exploring the feasibility of action learning for improving knowledge, skills and confidence in clinical communication skills BMC Medical Education, 19 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url


Dowson J. The utility of lean project management: conceptions and impacts on project learning Bryde DJ, Unterhitzenberger C, Marguet N. Public Url

Conference presentation:

Exploring Lean Project Management as a Facilitator of improvements in project management practice: a case study investigation in the construction industry, British Academy of Management 2020, Online, Oral presentation. 2020

Conference organisation:

ESRC/NARTI Business & Management Doctoral Conference Summer 2021 (was moved from 2020), Co-organiser, https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/events/event/?eventid=94594. 2019

Other Professional Activity:

Qualifications Assessor.