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.
Emily 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.