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Dr Mark Jayne - personal details

Contact details

Role: Reader in Human Geography

Tel: 0161 275-7671

Location: Arthur Lewis Building-1.050
School of Environment, Education and Development
The University of Manchester
M13 9PL





Mark Jayne


 Educational background

  • PhD Sociology, Staffordshire University (1997- 2001)
  • MA Geography, University of Sussex (1993-1995)
  • BA (Hons) Geography, Sociology and Social Anthropology, University of Keele (1989-1991)

Employment history

  • Reader in Human Geography, University of Manchester (2013-    )
  • Senior Lecturer in Human Geography, University of Manchester (2011- 2013)
  • Lecturer in Human Geography, University of Manchester (2005-2011)
  • Research Fellow, University of Leeds (2005–2005)
  • Research Associate, University of Sheffield (2004-2004)
  • Creative Industries Development Project Leader, Staffordshire University (2002-2004)
  • Teaching Fellow, University of Birmingham (2001-2002)
  • Research Associate/Part-time Lecturer, Staffordshire University (1997-2002)

Mark Jayne is Reader in Human Geography whose research interests are focused on urban social and cultural geography. Previously employed at the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield, Birmingham and Staffordshire and having worked in Sociology and Cultural Studies, Mark is committed to the idea that geographic research and teaching is an interdisciplinary project.