Careers 1-1 support

King's Gate

You can access support from the Careers Service about almost any aspect of your career development, from deciding what you want, to finding ways to make it happen. We offer 1-1 appointments for all PhD students and contract research staff, which you can access either by dropping by to see us in King’s Gate, or by emailing us direct.

Lorna Dargan is the contact for all contract research staff, as well as PhD students in SAgE and Medical Sciences; whilst Fiona Hartley is the careers contact for PhD students in HASS.

Business advice

Whether you want to develop enterprising skills, discuss an idea, start up or grow your business, the Careers Service’s Rise Up team offers you expert guidance, training, resources and opportunities to help you explore and develop your entrepreneurial side. Our team of development officers, business advisers, professional partners and student interns can help you get the information, skills, support, training and connections you need. Join the Rise Up community to access and benefit from being part of a network of like-minded people, as you embark on your venture, throughout its lifetime and beyond.

If you are a registered student (undergraduate or postgraduate) or graduate of Newcastle University you can access Rise Up free and for life.

You may also be able to access the following support:

 Training and events
 Support around the University


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