Jane Smith graduated from Glasgow University in 1998 with Commendation. She then spent eight years in Private and NHS dental practice. The next ten years she spent working with the Community and Public Dental Services in NHS Grampian, she is currently still doing this work part time. Four years ago, she came to Aberdeen Dental School where she is now a Clinical Lecturer.
She has recently become a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, and recently completed the Post Graduate Certificate in Clinical Education.