Graduates in the Spotlight - September 2017
MA Human Resource Management 2004 and MSc Business Improvement 2006 Jordanstown
Bill Atkinson was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Usel (Ulster Supported Employment and Learning) in 2015 to drive Strategic Leadership, Innovation and a Circular Economy, under a social enterprise model.
DSc 2014 and BSc Hons Construction Engineering and Management 2006 Jordanstown
Tommy Bowe launches Sports for Schools with Subway.
BSc Hons Construction Engineering and Management 2006 Jordanstown
Margaret Conway from McAleer & Rushe has become the first women to be named Construction Manager of the Year.
Masters and PhDs
We are very proud of our international graduates, having studied at Ulster and now back in their home country.
BA Hons Visual Communications 2001 Belfast
Ulster University graduate Oliver Jeffers, has won a prestigious accolade as part of the British Council’s Alumni Awards which recognise UK alumni now living in the United States.
BA Hons Architecture 2007 Belfast
Architecture graduate Micah Jones appears on Channel 4’s Grand Designs with his ‘supershed’ design for his young family.
DPhil History 1999 Coleraine MA Early Modern History 1993 Coleraine
Winner of the 2017 McCrea Literary Award.
The McCrea Literary Award was recently presented to Dr Nuala McAllister Hart, for Josef Locke, The People’s Tenor, her biography of the celebrated Irish tenor.
BA Hons Design 1992 Belfast
Northern Irish Sports Business McMurray buys Scottish rival.
MBA 1992 Jordanstown
Ulster alumnus Joe O’Neill named as new Chief Executive of Belfast Harbour.
BA Hons Dance 2008
Contemporary dancer and Ulster graduate Ryan O’Neill on performing in new show Pause and Effect in Belfast.
BA Hons English 1991 Coleraine
88-year-old poet and Ulster alumna Myra Vennard has been on a lifelong journey of learning.
MSc Construction Business and Project Management 2012 Jordanstown
Michael Yohanis from McAleer & Rushe won the gold medal at the Construction Manager of the Year Award for his work in the construction of the £20m Royal Mile Hotel in Edinburgh.