Alumni Services

July 2020

Graduates with expertise in public health, clinical psychology, social enterprises and the works of John Milton share their stories.

Dricile Ratib

Dricile Ratib

After studying for his MSc in Infectious Diseases at Edinburgh via online learning, Dr Dricile Ratib completed a PhD in Public Health and now splits his time lecturing and working for a humanitarian organisation.

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I’m participating in an awareness campaign to try to reach the most affected communities with the right psychosocial and public health messages.

Dr Dricile Ratib

Linda Shuttleworth

Linda Shuttleworth

First in her family to go to university, Linda Shuttleworth fulfilled her dream of becoming an NHS clinical psychologist, while contributing to the growth of mental health services in Uganda.

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We have developed a model of enabling Ugandan health staff and tutors to deliver training and services, through our funding and supportive visits.

Linda ShuttleworthRetired clinical psychologist

John Hale

Dr John Hale with the books he has written

Renowned Milton scholar Dr John Hale on the research path that took him to Dunedin, New Zealand, and why the author of 'Paradise Lost' is worth disagreeing with.

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In his verse — his voice in the verse — Milton has no parallel. The sublimity of his “epic voice” takes possession when you read it aloud with other people.

Dr John HaleHonorary Fellow, University of Otago

Prince Chakanyuka

Prince Chakanyuka

Mastercard Foundation Scholar and 2020 graduate Prince Chakanyuka reflects on unexpected dinners, social enterprises, and starting work remotely as a business planner.

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I competed at the Enactus entrepreneurship World Cup Competition in California were our team was ranked in the top eight teams.

Prince Chakanyuka

What's your story?

We're interested in the path you've taken since your studies at Edinburgh and want to learn about the challenges and highlights you've encountered along the way. Please send us your profile and your experiences could feature on our website and inspire today's students, as well as fellow alumni.