Dr Sal Jarvis is Pro Vice-Chancellor (Education and Student Experience) at the University of Hertfordshire.
As PVC Sal is responsible for strategic leadership of the Education strand of the University’s Strategic Plan and plays a key role in developing learning, teaching and quality assurance and in developing partnerships with students.
Previously Sal was Dean of the School of Education, which plays a key role in teacher education and in developing the wider children’s work force.
An alumna of the University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Polytechnic), Sal began her career as part of the children’s workforce, working with vulnerable and disadvantaged children. She trained as a primary teacher in 1992 and was senior leader and Inclusion Co-ordinator in a primary school before joining the University in 2006, becoming Pro Vice-Chancellor in 2016.