Profile of Mrs Jessica Jane Cardiff University

Jessica Jane

Jessica’s Bachelors of Arts is in Sociology from The College of Wooster, in Ohio, USA. Her Masters of Arts is in Sociology from East Tennessee State University, USA. She also did doctoral coursework in Sociology at Michigan State University, USA, before joining the PUREFOOD project at Cardiff University in the School of City and Regional Planning. Her PhD research is looking at the role of the private sector in sustainable public food procurement, using the London 2012 Olympic Games as a case study.

General research interests

Sustainable food systems, urban food strategies, sustainable public procurement, corporate sustainability

PhD/Postdoctoral Research Title

Sustainable Food at the London 2012 Olympics: Urban food strategies, sustainable food procurement, and corporate sustainability

Latest deposited documents

The Journey to a Sustainable Olympics image
The Journey to a Sustainable Olympics (February 2012)

Urban Food Strategies Even though urban areas around the world are creating city-level strategies for sustainable food systems, the academic...