Graduate Profiles

Reading our Graduate Profiles is a great way to find out more about the different careers and futures that a Bachelor of Development Studies can lead to.

We are currently re-interviewing past graduates and interviewing new graduates to see where their degree has lead them in their careers. This time we have videos from our graduates to accompany the articles, make sure to check them out too. Our graduates go onto have wonderful and diverse careers, as you will soon see after reading their profiles and watching the videos. 

For more information about the Bachelor of Development Studies contact:
Program Convenor, Assoc Prof Kathy Mee
kathy.mee@newcastle.edu.au
+61 2 4921 6451

DEVELOPMENT STUDIES GRADUATE PROFILES 2020

 

RACHEL DONNELLY
COORDINATION OFFICER, DEPARTMENT OF REGIONAL NSW
Read about Rachel here.
Watch Rachel’s video here.

 

JESSICA RICHARDSON
EQUITY AND INCLUSION OFFICER, VASNOC
Read about Jessica here
Watch Jessica’ video here.

 

CRAIG ROBINSON
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND TRADE FIJI
Read about Craig here.
Watch Craig’s video here.

 

NIKIETA HESSE
PROGRAM OFFICER, DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITIES WA
Read about Nikieta here
Watch Nikieta’s video here.

 

CONOR ASHLEIGH
VISUAL STORYTELLER 
Read about Conor here.
Watchs Conor’s video here

 

LISA BUTSON
SENIOR TABLE OFFICER, DEPARTMENT OF THE SENATE
Read about Lisa here
Watch Lisa’s video here

 

JENNA HAWES
PROGRAM OFFICER, DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITIES WA
Read about Jenna here
Watch Jenna’s video here

 

ELIZABETH SCROOPE
CASE MANAGER, CARRIE’S PLACE
Read about Elizabeth here
Watch Elizabeth’s video here.

 

SAMANTAH ORR
HUMANITARIAN AFFAIRS OFFICER, OCHA
Read about Samantha here
Watch Samantha’s video here.

 

ADAM KENNEDY
STRATEGIC LAND USE PLANNER, LMCC
Read about Adam here
Watch Adam’s video here

 

NATHALIE GENTLE
TEAM LEADER COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, CAREERS QLD
Read about Nathalie here
Watch Nathalie’s video here

 

ALICE JARRETT
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT OFFICER, WATERNSW
Read about Alice here
Watch Alice’s video here.

 

TOM BAKER
LECTURER, UNIVERSITY OF AUCKLAND
Read about Tom here
Watch Tom’s video here

 

MIRIAM WILLIAMS
LECTURER, MACQUARIE UNIVERSITY
Read about Miriam here
Watch Miriam’s video here

 

EMILIE WIGGERS
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT OFFICER, LMCC
Read about Emilie here
Watch Emilie’s video here

 

AHMED SHAAM
MASTER OF SOCIAL CHANGE IN DEVELOPMENT, UON
Read about Shaam here
Watch Shaam’s video here

 

SCOTT FAGAN
SUPPORT COORDINATOR, THE DEAF SOCIETY
Read about Scott here.
Watch Scott’s video here

 

EMILY HEMSWORTH
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, DITRDC
Read about Emily here.
Watch Emily’s video here

 

 


DEVELOPMENT STUDIES GRADUATE PROFILES 2016

Click on the images below to read our previous graduate profiles from 2016.

PowerPoint Presentation