Dr Kelly Smith

Kelly SmithKelly Smith is Head of Enterprise at the University of Huddersfield, leading on student and graduate enterprise and business start-up support. In a parallel role as Principle Enterprise Fellow in the Huddersfield Business School, Kelly advises on the University’s 2013-2018 teaching and learning strategy theme on The Enterprising Student, including embedding enterprise into the curriculum across all subject areas of the University.

Kelly’s research interests include the use of learning technologies and social media to support enterprise education and early stage business start-up, enterprise skills training for postgraduate research students, and barriers and enablers to student and graduate entrepreneurship. Kelly sat on the writing panel of the QAA guidelines for enterprise and entrepreneurship education in HE, and is a Fellow of Enterprise Educators UK having been on the Board of EEUK 2008-2013 and Chair in 2011-2012. – See more at: http://www.isbe.org.uk/Kelly-Smith#sthash.1uSp8wDf.dpuf