Kendra Cassidy

Title: Information Officer 

Telephone: 00353 91 493181 Ext:3181

E-mail: kendra.cassidy@ nuigalway.ie 

LinkedIn: http://ie.linkedin.com/in/kendracassidy 

Area of support: Information management, graduate destinations, social media.

Background: A graduate of UCG, Kendra has also qualified in Careers Education, Information and Guidance in Higher Education (PGDip University of Warwick, PGCert University of Reading). 

Responsibilities include all areas of careers information provision within the centre, including our website.
Heads the Information & Quality Team within the CDC.
Manages the CDC’s student-facing social media presence. 
Design and layout of the Information Room - key developments include self-help leaflets which outline options with specific subjects and also frequently asked questions (FAQs) on routes into careers such as teaching. 
Manages the annual graduate survey and subsequent statistics. 
Kendra meets students 1-1 for 15 minute appointments (bookable through Careers Connect). 

Member of AHECS (Association of Higher Education Career Services). Secretary Careers Information sub-committee 2005-2010.