Aled Gruffydd Jones was Sir John Williams Professor in the History of Wales at Aberystwyth University between 1994 and 2013, Deputy Vice Chancellor of Aberystwyth University between 2005 and 2013, and head librarian of the National Library of Wales between 2013 and 2015. He is now associated with the Northwest University, Xi’an, Shaanxi, Tsieina, and Panteion University, Athens, Greece, as Professor of Cultural History. He is also a member of the Board of Trustees of Wellbeing@Merthyr.
Aled Gruffydd Jones, 'Iechyd ac iachawdwriaeth: meddygaeth, y corff a’r drefn foesol ym Mengâl drefedigaethol 1840-1935', Gwerddon, 14, April 2013, 8-28.
Aled Gruffydd Jones, 'Gwerddon: gwyrddlasu anialdir? Rhai sylwadau ar hanes e-gyfnodolyn academaidd Cymraeg ', Gwerddon, 28, March 2019, 6-20.