Director of UEA’s Pre-University Skills Programme Director of UEA’s Pre-University Skills Programme

Harriet Jones

Harriet Jones is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Biological Sciences.  She specialises in teaching first year undergraduates and is Director of UEA’s PreUniversity Skills Programme which includes a ‘Preparing for University’ MOOC and a CPD training programme for sixth form teachers.  

She co-authored the Perfect Post-16 Literacy Toolkit, a book for sixth form teachers to help with their students’ preparation for University. She has published articles on preparedness for HE in sixth form pupils, and their perceptions of university assessment and feedback practices. Her work with first year undergraduates is grounded in an understanding of their transition to university.  

She has received a UEA Excellence in Teaching Award, is a Senior Fellow of the HEA and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Biologists

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