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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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Nicola Harker

Nicola HarkerBSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult)

Nicola is a staff nurse in the critical care services at James Cook University Hospital

'I love the career I’ve chosen. It comes with great knowledge and skills – it’s stressful but provides real job satisfaction.'

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Ghassan Murad

Ghassan MuradBEng (Hons) Instrumentation and Control Engineering

Ghassan is now general manager: mergers and acquisitions at the Bahrain Telecommunications Group of Companies (BATELCO Group)

'I would recommend Teesside University without hesitation – it was one of the first academic institutes to introduce such a unique engineering specialisation at undergraduate level.'

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Tom Mulliner

Tom Mulliner BA (Hons) Multimedia Journalism

Tom is a communications adviser at SSI UK.

'Support from University staff was great. I know that they will still offer me advice if I need it.'

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John Coulson

John CoulsonBA (Hons) Media Studies

Teesside was my local university and it seemed to tick all the boxes. I was also very impressed with the staff who I met around the time I applied, so that was the clincher for me.

'I also enjoyed the social side. I met loads of really great people from diverse backgrounds and many of us have gone on to be very successful.'

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Erica Turner

Erica TurnerLLB, class of 2006

Solicitor, Jacksons Law Firm

'As a solicitor in Jacksons commercial property team I deal with all aspects of commercial property.'

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Sarah McCormick

Sarah McCormickBA (Hons) Marketing and Public Relations, class of 2009

Public relations and events manager, Visualsoft eCommerce

'My time at Teesside University definitely prepared me for the world of full-time work.'

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