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Dr Jan Merchant

Jan MerchantJan is a history graduate of the University of Dundee, and recently returned to Dundee where she has responsibility for managing the collections, supervising volunteers and developing outreach.

She began her archival career with ARMMS as Archive Assistant, then Project Archivist for 'The Drawn Evidence' and spent several years with Perth and Kinross Council Archive. Whilst there, Jan gained her diploma in Archives and Records Management with CAIS

Jan has extensive tutoring experience, including the Modern Scottish History Distance Learning Course and with CAIS, where she currently supervises students doing their dissertations.

She sits on the Councils of the Abertay Historical Society and the Scottish Records Association