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Graduates from Teesside University span the globe

Here some of our successful alumni detail how Teesside helped them on their career path.

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Michelle Thomas

Michelle ThomasBSc (Hons) Digital Forensics

Michelle Thomas has a new career with West Midlands Police, thanks to the University’s mentoring scheme DiversiTees.

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Peter Arnold

Peter ArnoldBSc (Hons) Applied Science and Forensic Measurement

Peter enjoyed skydiving in his spare time, and since he graduated his career has taken off.

'The studies were directly relevant to the world of crime scene investigation, as was the additional certificate that I studied for.'

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Natasha Patel

Natasha PatelDoctorate in Clinical Psychology

Natasha has gone on from her course to two contrasting part-time jobs.

'The choice and variety of placements on offer was huge - I was able to shape my training to incorporate my interests.'

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Oliver Dawson

Oliver DawsonGraduated with honours in visualisation, class of 2002

Senior developer, Riskcare Ltd

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Sophie Spence

Sophie  SpenceBSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise (Coaching Science) and MSc Sport Psychology

Sophie is a sports tutor at Hartlepool Sixth Form College.

It’s great being able to teach dedicated students who are passionate about sport.

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Michael Gamlin

Michael GamlinBSc (Hons) Computing and Networks

A Teesside degree with a sandwich year gave Michael and good start to a successful career.

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