Take a look at behind the scenes at life at QMU, with current student experience blogs and top tips from staff.

Click on the profiles below to find out about our bloggers and see links to their full blog posts at the bottom of their bio page.

All things nutritional!

By: Lucie Weir.

How to eat well on student budget and fuel up for exams. By BSc (Hons) Nutrition Graduate Lucie Weir.

One student's top tips

By: Callum McEachern

Top tips for everything from attending an open day to life in halls. By Callum McEachern, BA (Hons) Hospitality and Tourism Management.

Coping with culture shock

By: Taja Strle, BA (Hons) Film and Media.

An international student's experience away from home. How to make the most of both university and the cultural offerings in our new environment.

Careers and employability

By: Marion Pollock.

At QMU I’m the Careers Adviser for the School of Health Sciences. I enjoy helping students to explore their careers options and prepare for their next steps after graduation.  In my spare time I like to keep fit, enjoy music, and be engaged in voluntary work.

Policy and public administration

By: Dr Ian C. Elliott (BA(Hons), PhD, SFHEA, FRSA)

Senior Lecturer in Business & Public Services in the Business, Enterprise and Management Division, co-director of our Master of Public Administration (MPA) programme and an experienced doctoral supervisor. 

Family business

By Dr Claire Seaman (D.B.A.) is a Reader in Enterprise and Family Business in the Business, Enterprise and Management Division. She is also a full member of the Centre for Applied Social Science.

Trump, Brexit And How You Rewrite Your Own History

By: Dr Stephen Darling (PhD)

Senior Lecturer in the Psychology and Sociology Division, teaching across the psychology programmes, but mostly on cognitive psychology and memory (which is my true academic muse!).

Get involved - blog for QMU!
If you are a current student and would be interested in blogging we'd love to hear from you! Email Kerry Browne to find out more.


Blog for QMU!

Are you a current student or staff member and an avid blogger, with a real passion for words?

If so - then we'd love to hear from you!

To find out more about guest blogging for QMU see the contact below.

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Blog for QMU!

Kerry Browne Digital Marketing Manager
0131 474 0000
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