Raluca Marinciu Exec MBA, BA (H)

MBA Employer Engagement & Placement Manager

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Raluca Marinciu

Raluca Marinciu

MBA Employer Engagement & Placement Manager


Background

Raluca is originally from Transylvania, Romania from a city called Sibiu. Raluca came to London as an international student and is an alumni of the University of Greenwich. She has secured her graduate role with the University and has worked for the past five years focusing on international partnerships supporting transnational education performance at University of Greenwich and in employability office supporting networking events and building relationships with employers. Raluca has also started her teaching fellowship and is a personal and placement tutor across different programmes in the University. In addition, Raluca is a passionate volunteer and is researching in subjects such as social justice and equal opportunities, pursuing a PhD in that area.

Responsibilities

Currently, Raluca is the MBA Employer Engagement and Placement Manager working with over 1,000 employers in a year, securing work experience for the MBA programme students. Raluca has got coaching experience and is specialized in building career routes.

Awards

  • This is our Time Staff Awards 2022, Shortlisted, Unsung Hero of the Year
  • Business School Staff Awards 2021, Won, Outstanding Professional Services Colleague of the Year
  • Business School Staff Awards 2021, Won, Personal Tutor of the Year
  • Student Led Teaching Awards 2021, Nomination, Extra Mile

Research / Scholarly interests

  • Employability and Graduate Outcomes
  • Socio-Economical landscape of employment opportunities

Recent publications

  • Rauseo, S., Rathnayake, D. & Marinciu, R. (2021). Decision-making under Uncertainty: How university students navigate the academic implications of the Covid-19 pandemic challenges. In M. G. Jamil & D.A. Morley, Agile learning environments amid disruption: Evaluating academic innovations in higher education during COVID-19. Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Reilly, D., Farrant, C., Marinciu, R., Warren, E. (2021) Supporting students with resits to build self-efficacy. Compass: Journal of Learning and Teaching, 14(2), 1-12

Presentations

  • Learning and Teaching Festival 2022, University of Greenwich,  Developing an Internship Placement Value Metric/Code, Co-Presenting
  • Shaping the Future of Student Engagement in Knowledge Exchange 2022, University of Plymouth, Building the Pipeline: knowledge exchange through iterative student consultancy with diverse cohorts, Co-Presenting
  • Advance HE’s Student Retention and Success Symposium 2022, Advance HE, Retaining internship placement students with a safety net under a changing employability landscape, Co-Presenting