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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 Ward

Peter WardMSc Computing

Peter’s MSc has led to a successful career as a web application developer.

'The course was highly practical and 100% project assessed.'

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Paul Watson

Paul WatsonPgDip Specialist Community Public Health Nurse – School Nurse

Paul’s passion for his work has given him a national profile.

'The public health academic staff are very supportive and have a wealth of knowledge and experience.'

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Jamie Matthews

Jamie MatthewsBSc (Hons) Computer Games Programming, PhD

Jamie completed his BSc (Hons) Computer Games Programming at Teesside University - he is now studying for his PhD.

'Teesside University offers everything you could want.'

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Anna Hatton

Anna HattonPhD Rehabilitation Sciences, 2010

Anna has gone on from a first degree and PhD at Teesside to an academic career in Australia.

The encouragement and mentorship which I received from my research supervisor was the driving force behind my decision to enter the academic route.

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Kate Zaitschenko

Kate ZaitschenkoBA (Hons) Marketing

Kate’s degree took her to a rewarding career in business-to-business marketing.

I was recommended for this job by a lecturer and think that link with businesses is invaluable for any business school.

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