School of Business and Management

Careers

There are opportunities for our students to undertake paid teaching work in the second and third year of their studies. This will help develop your teaching skills, and will provide you with invaluable insights into a key part of the academic profession. 

Our expert careers consultants are on hand to assist you in selecting and applying for the roles or pathways which are right for you and your career. They organise for employability talks, workshops, and networking opportunities. As well as these events students have access to training and development opportunities through the Centre for Academic and Professional Development (CAPD). More information is available through the CAPD website.

Former students have also been recruited to influential positions in the business, corporate and governmental sectors. Careers followed by former PhD students include:

  • Bue Rubner Hansen: Postdoc Scholar on a Danish Research Council Fellowship
  • Dr Tessa Wright: Reader in Human Resource Management, Queen Mary University of London
  • Dr Maryam Aldossari: Lecturer in International Human Resource Management, University of Edinburgh
  • Ning Zeng: Associate Prof Economics and Finance, Macau University of Science and Technology, Macau
  • Dr Nadia Benbouzid: Lecturer in Banking and Finance, University of Greenwich
  • Dr Aidon Wong: Research Fellow, National University of Singapore
  • Dr Dennis De Widt: Associate Research Fellow, University of Exeter
  • Dr Mostak Ahamed: Teaching Fellow in Finance (Business and Management), University of Sussex