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Marc Lintern

Marc Lintern

President-Elect,
Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services (AGCAS)

Marc is President-Elect of AGCAS (Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services), the UK’s expert membership organisation for higher education career development and graduate employment professionals. He is also Director of Student Experience at Newcastle University, a role which includes managing the University’s award winning Careers Service. Having joined Newcastle University in 2013, Marc’s experience over twenty years includes: embedding employability across institutions, increasing student placement opportunities, developing employability awards, developing programmes to increase social mobility and raise career expectations, and helping students recognise that starting their own business can be a viable career option.

  • Harnessing data insights to design evidence-based and targeted employability support, to help students from all backgrounds succeed in, and progress from, higher education
  • Exploring solutions for increasing the presence and impact of Careers Services, through institution-wide approaches to employability
  • Creating engaged learning opportunities with external organisations, to enhance student development and raise social mobility
  • Working in alignment with academic departments to ensure course delivery prepares students with the skills for employment