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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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Matthew Grima

Matthew Grima

Matthew GrimaBSc (Hons) Applied Science and Forensic Investigation* and Master of Research in Science

Matthew is working as a conservation scientist for Heritage Malta

'What you learn is not simply out of a text book or an intelligent brain, but also from personal invaluable experience.'

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Rosie Hare

Rosie HareBA (Hons) History

Interlending assistant, King’s College London

‘A history degree was invaluable in giving me the skills to manage my time and use a library in the most efficient way.’

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Richard Norton

Richard NortonIndustrial Design Engineering, 1989

Since leaving Teesside, Richard has worked all over the world identifying product development opportunities.

'If you apply yourself, sometimes working 24/7 in multiple time zones, it is rewarding.'

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Ben Russi

Ben RussiBA (Hons) Product Design*

Ben completed his degree here and he's now working for Dyson.

'The degree at Teesside helped to give me the confidence to apply and push for a role with such an innovative company.'

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Lui Zatrak

Lui ZatrakBA (Hons) Product Design, 2015

Lui has gone straight into a job using his product design skills.

I got introduced to many new skills and was guided to continuously improve on them.

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Sarah Johnson

Sarah JohnsonBSc (Hons) Food and Nutrition

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