Head of Research
Emily Jones is Learning and Work Institute's Head of Research. She leads the Research Team and has responsibility for co-ordinating research activity across the organisation's strategic areas, as well as leading Learning and Work Institute's work on impact measurement and the wider outcomes of learning. Emily is currently leading a portfolio of work around maths and English research, and is supporting Learning and Work Institute's research with the British Army.She joined NIACE in 2008, having graduated from Durham University with a degree in Sociology in 2007. She has progressed through a range of research roles, including co-ordinating the Inquiry into the Future for Lifelong Learning, which resulted in Learning Through Life. Emily has recently completed a Masters in Education with the Open University.Emily is an enthusiastic knitter, after teaching herself to knit by watching tutorials on YouTube.