Alumni interviews

Alumni Profile: Lauren Matherick

Posted on 22 July 2016 by Nina Di Cara

Have a read of our latest alumni interview with Lauren Matherick, a Class of 2012 Law graduate! Hi Lauren! Why did you choose to study at Cardiff University? I chose Cardiff University for a number of reasons the top two being: Location; Cardiff is a beautiful city, it was far enough away from my family
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Alumni Profile: Ryan Marks

Posted on 20 July 2016 by Nina Di Cara

Our next Alumni Profile features Ryan Marks who is now a Research Associate at Cardiff University! Hi Ryan! Why did you choose to study at Cardiff University and what did you study? “I selected Cardiff for many reasons. I knew that I wanted to study Mechanical Engineering and Cardiff ranked highly for the subject in
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Alumni Profile: Professor Patricia Price

Posted on 18 July 2016 by Nina Di Cara

Welcome to the first of our Alumni Profiles, where we look at the successes and memories of Cardiff Alumni. Professor Price has been part of Cardiff University for many years, in many roles, most recently as Pro Vice-Chancellor for Student Experience and Academic Standards. Have a read of our interview with her below! Thank you
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Graduate Profile: Dr Emma Board-Davies

Posted on 7 July 2016 by Nina Di Cara

Emma Board-Davies has just completed her PhD at Cardiff and having been here since her undergraduate degree she is more than qualified to tell us all about it… Why did you choose to study at Cardiff University & what did you study? I did my undergraduate degree in Biomedical Science at Cardiff University and loved
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Alumni interview: Julian Gould-Williams

Posted on 28 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

“For those entering the job market, remember the skills you’ve learnt at university, and apply them to your work situation. Don’t forget them – use them!” Cardiff alumni Julian is now a Senior Lecturer in Human Resource Management in the Cardiff Business School.  Hi Julian! What did you study at Cardiff University? I did a BSc
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Alumni interview: Chris Jones

Posted on 24 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

“Cardiff University is an amazing place to work. The people make this place. If you get a chance, try and give something back – however small.”   Chris Jones is an alumni of Cardiff University, and he now works in Public Relations.    Hi Chris! Why did you choose to study Politics at Cardiff University?
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Alumni interview: Dr Sarah Hill

Posted on 14 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

“Being an international student wasn’t in any way strange. If I hadn’t come to Cardiff to do the MA, I wouldn’t have known that it was possible to study popular music as an academic subject.” California native Dr Sarah Hill studied at Cardiff University before going on to lecture here.   Hi Sarah. What did you
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Alumni interview: Hannah Scarbrough

Posted on 12 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

“Take the time to explore different options and don’t obsess too much about picking making the ‘right choice’” Hannah is a graduate of the MA in Journalism Studies here at Cardiff University, and she now works in the Centre for Community Journalism. Hi Hannah, you’re a fellow JOMEC graduate! Why did you choose to study
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Alumni interview: Dr Dawn Mannay

Posted on 11 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

“I would say don’t just rely on your degree, you need to be doing other things as the labour market is so competitive.”   In the next interview of our alumni series we’re talking to Dawn Mannay, Cardiff University protégée and current Psychology lecturer.    Hi Dawn. You’ve been in Cardiff for a while now,
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Alumni interviews: Dr Neil Harris

Posted on 10 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

“My experience was the perfect blend of working hard, playing hard and meeting new people from different backgrounds both on the course and outside of it. It was a great opportunity to explore what I was interested in.”   If you studied in or around the Glamorgan building, then you might recognise Dr Neil Harris, Senior
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