Careers Service

Staff Profile

Dr Jessica Jung

Curriculum Development Officer



Jessica joined the Careers Service as a Development Officer in the Curriculum Team in January 2009, after completing a PhD in Renaissance drama in September 2008. She had previously worked part-time as a CV Adviser in the Careers Service, and a Teaching Assistant in the School of English. 

Roles and Responsibilities 

Jessica is a module tutor for Stage 3 Career Development module students, and Advanced Career Development module students; delivering teaching and providing academic support to students engaging in these work-based learning modules. She is also module leader for the Career Management module and contributes to other employability and work-related learning modules across the University. 


Certificate in Advanced Studies in Academic Practice, Newcastle University.
PhD in Renaissance Drama, Newcastle University.
MA Literary Studies, Newcastle University.
BA(Hons) English Literature, Newcastle University.


Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA)

Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services (AGCAS) 

Charted Management Institute (CMI).