Jane is currently Professor of Accounting and Taxation at Hull University Business School.  After graduating from the University of Oxford, she became a chartered accountant and chartered tax consultant with KPMG, joining academia in 1992.  She has previously worked at  the Universities of Leeds and Sheffield and was appointed to a Chair in Accounting at The Open University in 2008 as Professor of Accounting, later holding the posts of Professor of Law and Head of the Open University Law School and then Professor of Revenue Law.  Her research focuses on taxation, especially from an interdisciplinary perspective.