Ms Clare Jones


University of NottinghamClare Jones

Job title

Senior Careers Adviser Research Staff/Postgraduate Research Students



Vitae Research Staff Conference 2013: Inspired Futures
Sessions and workshops

Getting that first lectureship - taking on the challenge?

Materials A


Vitae Researcher Development International Conference 2013: Realising the Potential of Researchers
Sessions and workshops

Academic Career Progression - What does it take to make the first big step?

Materials A



Clare has provided careers support to research staff and students at Nottingham for ten years. The support includes individual careers guidance sessions and the delivery of career management training courses across the university as part of the Graduate School’s Researcher Development Programme. She is also a member of the AGCAS Research Staff Task Group which provides a professional focus for the network of Careers Advisers for Early Career Researchers. Clare co-edited the Research Staff  TG’s report “Getting that First Lecturing Job”, she has authored careers resources for, is an expert panel member for the Naturejobs Careers Community and has contributed to Epigeum’s “Supervising Doctoral Studies” online training resource.