Joanne worked for 9 years within various HR and Recruitment positions in industries which include oil & gas, engineering, IT and logistics before joining UQ. Joanne brings an in-depth understanding of the recruitment industry and of things recruiters look for in candidates and applications.

Joanne has a Bachelor degree in Management & HR (Honours), Masters in Human Resource Management and Masters in Training and Development (Adult Vocational Education).

Areas of responsibility

  • Consulting with economics and human resource students to discuss career planning, employability advice and recruitment processes
  • Developing resources and events for economics and HR students
  • Engaging with commercial and government employers of economics and HR students and graduates, including in relation to recruitment, candidate attraction and student engagement strategies
  • Raising industry awareness amongst economics and HR students and connecting them with opportunities