October 2016

Jane Booth has been annnounced as the new Executive Director, People, Talent and Culture at the University of South Australia.

Jane joins UniSA from SA Health where she was Executive Director of People, Health and Culture and prior to that, she led a broad portfolio of responsibilities for Adeliade City Council. As General Manager City and Organisational Development, she worked across economic development, strategy and innovation, ICT and people and culture. Jane's track record also includes more than 20 years in the media in the United Kingdom, working first in magazines, then for both independent commercial television and the BBC.

For many years, she worked in production as a TV producer across current affairs and documentaries, and leisure and lifestyle programs, before moving into senior management roles and eventually joining the corporate centre of the BBC as Head of Talent Management.

Jane will commence at the University in December 2016.