What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 29: Tom Banham, Director of Employability and Careers


Today's episode of What Do You Actually Do!? is a bit different. Recorded during the lockdown, Kate and Tom, Director of Employability and Careers at the University of York, talk about what it's going to be like for graduates going into the job market in the middle of a global pandemic. They look at how … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 29: Tom Banham, Director of Employability and Careers

What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 28: Tom Ronson, Process Development Chemist


Today's episode of What Do You Actually Do!? will be focusing on working within the pharmaceutical sector. We interviewed Tom Ronson, who currently works as a Process Development Chemist at AstraZeneca. (Please note: This episode was recorded before the global pandemic) Subscribe on your favourite platform. About Tom Tom works as a process development chemist … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 28: Tom Ronson, Process Development Chemist

What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 27: Harpal Sahota, Data Scientist


Today's episode of What Do You Actually Do!? will look at the world of data science and what skills are required to work in the industry. We interviewed Harpal Sahota, who works as a Data Scientist at MagicLab, a company which runs dating apps such as Bumble & Lumen. (Please note: this episode was recorded … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 27: Harpal Sahota, Data Scientist

What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 26: Phil Daneshyar, Entrepreneur


Today's episode of What Do You Actually Do!? will be focusing on being an Entrepreneur. We talked to Phil Daneshyar, who is the co-founder of Kanda (formerly TradeSmart) and also came up with the concept for the hydration device 'Thirsti.' (Please Note: This episode was recorded before the global pandemic) Subscribe on your favourite platform … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 26: Phil Daneshyar, Entrepreneur

What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 25: Charlie Jeffery, Vice-Chancellor


Today's episode of What Do You Actually Do!? will be focusing on working within higher education, in particular management roles. We interviewed Charlie Jeffery, who is the current Vice Chancellor at the University of York. Subscribe on your favourite platform now. About Charlie Charlie Jeffery is Vice Chancellor and President of the University of York. … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 25: Charlie Jeffery, Vice-Chancellor

What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 23: Aiden Heeley-Hill, PhD Student


Today's episode of What Do You Actually Do!? will be focusing on studying a PhD in general, but more specifically in Chemistry. We interviewed PhD student, Aiden Heeley-Hill who is studying Atmospheric Chemistry and has a keen interest in science communication. Subscribe on your favourite platform now. About Aiden Aiden is a PhD candidate in … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 23: Aiden Heeley-Hill, PhD Student

What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 22: Lucy Vladev, BBC Journalist


Today's episode of What Do You Actually Do!? will be focusing on Journalism. We interviewed Lucy Vladev, who works as a Journalist for the BBC. Subscribe on your favourite platform now. About Lucy Lucy is a TV reporter, producer and presenter for the BBC. She studied Bioarchaeology at university, whilst getting involved in media in … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 22: Lucy Vladev, BBC Journalist

What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 21: Ross Gehnich, Police Officer


Today's episode of What Do You Actually Do!? will be focusing on working within the police. We interviewed Ross Gehnich, who works as a Neighbourhood policing sergeant for Thames Valley Police. Subscribe on your favourite platform now. About Ross Ross has worked for Thames Valley Police since graduating in 2010, undertaking a variety of different … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 21: Ross Gehnich, Police Officer

What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 20: Andrew Gloag, Research Assistant


Today's episode of What Do You Actually Do!? will be focusing on researching within a political think tank. We interviewed Andrew Gloag, who worked as a Research Assistant at Demos during his placement year. Subscribe on your favourite platform now. About Andrew Andrew is a final year Politics student at York. He has just returned … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 20: Andrew Gloag, Research Assistant

What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 18: Sam Thomas, Health Programme Manager


Today's episode of What Do You Actually Do!? will be focusing on work within the health sector. We talked to Sam Thomas who works as a Programme Manager at the Health Foundation. Subscribe on your favourite platform now. About Sam Sam Thomas leads funding programmes for the Health Foundation, an independent charity committed to bringing … Continue reading What Do You Actually Do!? Episode 18: Sam Thomas, Health Programme Manager