Newcastle University Business School

Staff Profile

Emma Thomson

Engagement Support Coordinator

Background

Introduction 

Emma joined the Business School in June 2017 as Engagement Support Coordinator and works within the External Relations Team. Working closely with the Head of External relations, Emma is responsible for coordinating aspects of the Business Schools corporate engagement strategy by delivering a range of student engagement and employability initiatives across UG and PG programmes, including the GEO regional internship portfolio, MBA Business Awareness Week, MBA Case Competitions and the Leadership Series Events.

Emma is secretary to the International Advisory Board for which she provides administrative support and is also a member of External Relations Committee.

Previous Positions

Emma joined the Business Engagement Unit at Newcastle University Careers Service in 2015 as Student Employment Assistant, following on from which she became Graduate Recruitment Manager in 2016. Prior to joining the University, Emma worked in the Fundraising Department of a local charity as Supporter Care Coordinator.

Qualifications  

 2012 BA (Hons) Sociology, Newcastle University