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Karen Barnard

Karen Barnard

Director, UCL Careers,
UCL

Karen has been Director of UCL Careers since 2004, managing the 60-strong careers team. She has responsibility for the strategic development of employability education across UCL and operational delivery of all aspects of careers support for the c.40,000 students at UCL, as well as postdoctoral staff and recent alumni. Karen is also a member of the SMT of The Careers Group, University of London, UCL Careers’ parent body. Before her current role, Karen was a physics teacher in the UK and South America. Karen was instrumental in setting up and becoming Head of the first secondary school in Bogota, Colombia to offer the full British curriculum to expatriate and local students