Brian Byers

Student & Graduate Opportunities Manager

Student and Graduate Opportunities Team

Belfast campus

Room BD-03-027,
2-24 York Street,
BT15 1AP,
Student & Graduate Opportunities Manager

Brian Byers


Brian manages Employability Services which covers our range of student facing services delivered by our expert Employability Advisor team. This covers a range of services including our expert advice service, the Ulster EDGE & EDGE Excel Award and our range of digital tools and platforms including Handshake.

Brian has worked in Employability & Careers since 2010 starting as a Career Development Consultant and then moving into management roles including Graduate Internships and for the last number of years Employability Services.

He is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and currently serves as a Board member with specialist consultancy Specialisterne. He is a former Trustee of leading professional body ASET (205-2019) and is currently a Peer Reviewer for the Association of Graduate Career Advisory Services.