Jillian has the following qualifications:

2012 – MA in Paper Conservation, with Distinction. Camberwell College of Art, University of the Arts London.

2011 – Post Graduate Diploma in Paper Conservation, with Merit. Camberwell College of Art, University of the Arts London.

2008 – 2.1 BA Hons Editorial Photography. University of Brighton.

2005 – Foundation Diploma in Fine Art. Central St. Martins College, University of the Arts London.

Conservation is a profession which requires continual training and development. CPD courses, training and conferences that Jillian has attended are listed below:

  • Identification of Printed Material – Christopher Harvey, 2019
  • Unexpected Fame: Conservation Approaches to the Preparatory Object – ICON B&PG Conference 2018
  • Known Consigner Training – National Portrait Gallery, 2018
  • Here, There and Everywhere; the Preservation of Photographic Collections – Debra Hess-Norris, ICON, 2018
  • Asian Papers & their Applications in Paper Conservation – Minah Song, 2018
  • New Methods for Paper Bathing & Stain Removal – Richard Wolbers, IAP, 2018
  • In-Painting & Loss Compensation in Paper Conservation – Rita Udina, 2017
  • Display Case Specifications – Museum of London, 2017
  • Gels in Conservation Conference – IAP & Tate, 2017
  • Mini Spatulas with Bamboo and Teflon – National Archives & Megumi Mizumura, 2017
  • Managing Archives in Museums – London Museum Development Team, 2016
  • Art Handling (National Gallery) – London Museum Development Team, 2016
  • Integrated Pest Management – London Museum Development team, 2016
  • Basic Book Conservation Techniques – London Metropolitan Archives, 2015
  • Adapt & Evolve: East Asian Materials & Techniques in Western Paper Conservation – ICON B&PG Conference 2015
  • Emergency Planning & Practical Disaster Recovery – Harwell, 2014
  • Adhesives and Release Techniques – Andrea Pataki-Hundt, 2014
  • Photographic Conservation (British Library) -Susie Clark, 2011
  • Craving, Collecting, Caring (Photographic Seminar)- V&A, 2011