Melissa Rose (She/Her)

Development Partner - Laidlaw Scholars, University of York

About Melissa Rose

I am a Chartered Occupational Psychologist and the lead for the Laidlaw Scholars Leadership and Research Programme at The University of York. 

Prior to joining the University of York, my career was in policing focusing on selection and assessment, leadership development, organisation change and culture, and diversity, equality and inclusion. 

I completed my BSc Psychology course at The University of Manchester and went straight on to complete my MSc Occupational Psychology course at Northumbria University. I then completed the Qualification in Occupational Psychology (QOccPsych) with the British Psychological Society (BPS) to become a chartered Occupational Psychologist. 

I am a/an:

University Administrator


University of York

Area of Expertise

Careers Coaching and Mentoring Diversity and Inclusion Leadership

I am from:

United Kingdom

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My hobbies/interests are:

Cooking/Baking Film & TV Gaming Gym Music Nature & environment Pets Podcasts Reading Travelling Writing/blogging Yoga

I am open to participating in mentoring/buddy programmes


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