Session 12

Employability for professional practice through research

Presenter:
Maeve O’Loughlin, Senior Lecturer in Occupational Safety & Health, Middlesex University London

Abstract:
This workshop aims to support academics align student learning to professional employability through engagement with employers using student research projects. It will present the process and outcomes from the PIPER initiative run with the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).

Key words:
Employability through research,  Employer based engagement, Partnerships for employability.