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Head of Industrial Training/Business Liaison


Delivery of one-year industrial placements to undergraduate students within the department -

  • Module convenor for Industrial Training and Industrial Training Preparation
  • Member of the Industrial Advisory Board
  • Establishing contacts and forging collaborative links with industry stakeholders through company visits and networking, to facilitate placement
  • Securing industrial placements in the UK and abroad
  • Delivery of Career Management Skills module
Promoting the concept of Industrial Placements to industry members, prospective students, and undergraduate students.
  • Careers mentor to undergraduate students
  • Facilitating student-led activities for the sharing of information
  • Sharing best practice by speaking at seminars for university staff
Developing strong relationships with final year students for future industry collaboration.

Industry Activities:

Continuous review of industrial placement activity to reflect market trends within the food industry.


BA (Hons) Sociology with Contemporary Business

ARCM (Music teaching)

LRSM (Music performance)

Other Information:

Extensive liaison with food and nutritional companies across the UK and with undergraduate students

Member of the organising committee for the Department's Summer School.


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