Emily Lucas

Emily facilitates and develops external links with industry to ensure that there are ample opportunities for University of Otago students and graduates. Emily is responsible for managing and organising on-campus employer graduate recruitment activities, including employer presentations, career fairs and expos. She is also charged with enhancing student experience at Otago by providing career seminars and workshops on contemporary recruitment practices and trends, career management and topics related to students’ transition into the world of work.

Emily completed a BA in German and Political Studies and a DipGrad in Marketing Management at the University of Otago. Since graduating, Emily has worked and travelled extensively in Europe, the Middle East and New Zealand and has held various positions in global HR, recruitment and administration.