Has your research led to something innovative that could be profitable? Do you have a great idea, but unsure how to turn it into a business? If you’re thinking ‘yes!’, come and visit Rise Up in the university Careers Service. We offer 1-2-1 support for students with budding ideas, in need of business guidance.
We have dedicated Entrepreneurial Development Officers for students from each faculty:
- Alecia Dunn for Faculty of Medical Sciences – Alecia.Dunn@newcastle.ac.uk or 0191 208 5567
- Dawn Weatherston for Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences – Dawn.Weatherston@newcastle.ac.uk or 0191 208 8339
- Kellie Forbes-Simpson for Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering – Kellie.Forbes-Simpson@newcastle.ac.uk or 0191 208 8695
- Stephen Bowden for Newcastle Graduates – Stephen.Bowden@newcastle.ac.uk or 0191 208 7409
The Entrepreneurial Development Officers would be more than happy to arrange a drop-in session for interested student researchers, and can be contacted on the details above.
Please visit the Rise Up website for more details on support, funding and competitions for students with great ideas: http://www.ncl.ac.uk/careers/riseup/