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Dr Janet Haresnape

Dr Janet Haresnape

Profile summary

  • Regional Academic Staff
  • Senior Lecturer, Staff Tutor in Science
  • Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
  • School of Life, Health & Chemical Sciences
  • janet.haresnape

Professional biography

Science Staff Tutor in the West Midlands (R04) and in the South West (R03)

Involved in production of S104 (Exploring Science) and production and presentation of S366 (Evolution), S295 (The Biology of Survival) and S317 (Biological Sciences: from Genes to Species).

Research interests

Have undertaken research on foot-and-mouth disease immunochemistry, epidemiology of African swine fever in Malawi, and the efficacy of Newcastle disease vaccines in Malawi.


Teaching interests

Tutor on S295 (The Biology of Survival), and previously on S366 (Evolution) and S377 (Molecular and Cell Biology)

Impact and engagement

See Haresnape J. M (2010). Darwin and evolution: a set of activities based on the evolution of mammals, School Science Review 91 (337), 75-86.

External collaborations

See International Links

HEAT (health education and training) programme in Ethiopia in collaboration with AMREF health africa and UNICEF. See

OpenWASH (water, sanitation and hygiene) programme in Ethiopia in collaboration with UNICEF and World Vision.  See

Dr Ayo from Natural History Museum of Nigeria. See interview on Dr Ayo's work on Lassa fever at



Student perceptions of an assessed, online, collaborative activity. (2015-05-08)
Haresnape, Janet
Practitioner Research in Higher Education, 9(1) (pp. 18-37)
Darwin and evolution: a set of activities based on the evolution of mammals (2010-06)
Haresnape, Janet
School Science Review, 91(337) (pp. 75-86)

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