Cardiff Business School People

Dr Jean Jenkins

Senior Lecturer in Employment Relations

+44 (0)29 208 75338
D28, Aberconway Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff, CF10 3EU

Teaching commitments

  • Employment Relations (Year 2 undergraduate)
  • International Business Environment on the MSc in International Management
  • Business Environment - MBA

Additional teaching activities

  • Programme Director - MSc International Management

Research interests

  • Industrial relations in the international clothing sector
  • Work-life integration and decent work
  • Union–management partnership

PhD supervision research interests

  • Labour conditions in the international clothing sector

Zero hours contracts make working people a ‘dispensable commodity’

Thursday 5 February 2015

Dr Jean Jenkins, from the Management, Employment and Organisation section, has co-written an article for the TUC Debating Industrial Policy in Wales report looking at no guaranteed minimum hours contracts and their impact.

Dr Jean Jenkins with Gopinath Parakuni, General Secretary of Cividep-India

Visit strengthens Employment Research Unit links with Indian labour rights NGO

Wednesday 28 May 2014

Gopinath Parakuni, General Secretary of Cividep-India recently visited the Employment Research Unit (ERU) at Cardiff Business School

Fair Pay, Fair Hours, Fair Work

Monday 31 March 2014

Dr Jean Jenkins of Cardiff Business School has highlighted the growing problem in Wales of large numbers of workers employed on zero-hours contracts, who not only receive low hourly rates of pay but have to cope with unpredictable working hours.