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Eluned Jones

Director of Student Employability, University of Birmingham

Eluned Jones is currently the Director of Student Employability at the University of Birmingham and a past President of the Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services.

During her time at Birmingham, Eluned has authored two institutional Employability Strategies which have generated multi-million pound investments, lifted Birmingham into the top rank for graduate-level destinations, won several national employability awards and has seen Birmingham named as the Times & Sunday Times 2015/16 University of the Year for Graduate Employment.

Eluned has a particular interest in internationalisation and is currently a member of UUKI’s Student Mobility Community of Practice and an active member of Universitas 21, a partnership of global research-intensive universities.

Eluned is also currently leading a HEFCE Learning Gain research project examining the employability gain associated with students’ internationalisation experiences.