Reflecting our multidisciplinary nature, our students go into a variety of different careers when they graduate.
Here some of our graduates share their individual experiences as students of the School of Social Sciences and explain how their studies have helped them professionally.
Charlie Knights (Criminology and Social Policy 2014-) is the students with disabilities officer at Cardiff University.
Peidong Yang studied his MPhil (by Research) in Social Sciences, in conjunction with Seafarers International Research Centre, under Nippon Fellowship. Here, he shares some of his highlights. I chose Cardiff University because it offered a unique opportunity to pursue a research degree in the social sciences. Given my non-social science background at the undergraduate level,
Captain Mohab Abou-Elkawam is a Senior Lecturer at Liverpool John Moores University.
Andy Aitchison is the Director of Postgraduate Research at the University of Edinburgh
Victor Gekara is an Associate Professor at the RMIT University in Melbourne.
Emily Lowthian is a Research Officer for the Office for National Statistics
Lucy O’Callaghan is a Children’s Services Practitioner for the NSPCC.
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