With more than 20 years of experience and expertise in external recruitment, event management and international tourism, Ryan brings an understanding of industry recruitment processes and the ability to help students improve their employability skills for long-term success.

Ryan is a results-focused and globally-experienced employability specialist who takes pride in inspiring and supporting UQ business students to grow their employability skills and succeed in their careers.

Ryan holds a Bachelor of Business (International Business and Management) from Queensland University of Technology, also a Graduate Certificate in Career Development from the Australian Centre for Career Development.

Areas of responsibility

  • Assisting and consulting with business students, including students from the Bachelor of Advanced Business (Honours) program, to discuss strategic career planning, employability advice, and 360 degree recruitment processes, and to discuss careers in management consulting.
  • Developing resources and events for business students and management consultancy, including virtually.
  • Engaging with commercial and government employers of business students and graduates, including in relation to recruitment, candidate attraction and student engagement strategies.
  • Raising industry awareness among business students and connecting them with opportunities.

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