Jana Pierron is the Asthma UK Centre Manager at Imperial College London.
Following the completion of her Master degree in Material Engineering, Jana worked at Exeter University as project assistant and research training coordinator for Great Western Research Project. She joint the MRC Centre in 2008 at King’s College London and later moved to Imperial College London in to support the new Centre Director.
In her current role, Jana is responsible for leading the administration of the Centre, delivering operational excellence across all administrative functions and managing the Centre's external relations initiatives. She also oversees all planning and budgetary activities of the Centre as well as grant applications, staff and students recruitment.
Jana has been involved in the direct management of collaborative research projects since 2006 and has amassed significant higher education, industry and charity experience.