Meet our alumni

Danny Boyle, Film Director

Danny Boyle graduated in English and Drama at Bangor University. Listen to Danny Boyle’s interview on Radio Wales Good Evening Wales programme discussing his time at Bangor University.

Ryan Eddowes - Zoology with Herpetology

Ryan is now working as an Educational Officer at West Midland Safari Park. He tells us about his time at university, his experiences travelling abroad during his degree and his ambitions for the future.

Dr Monalisa Ofure Odibo - Law

Dr Monalisa Ofure Odibo is originally from Nigeria. Monalisa completed a PhD in Law at Bangor University and is now a lecturer in Law at The University of Central Lancashire in Mauritius. 


Jonathan Wright - Sociology and Criminology

Jonathan Wright, Global Managing Director at Dow Jones in Hong Kong, shares his experience of studying Sociology and Criminology at Bangor University, and explains how studying at Bangor helped him achieve his goals.

Lewis Fox - Sport Science

Lewis studied at the School of Sport, Health and Exercise Science at Bangor for both his undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. He currently works as a Lead Academy Sport Scientist at Blackburn Rovers Academy. 

Van Anh Le - Law

Van Anh Le is originally from Vietnam. Van studied a Masters in International Commercial and Business Law and then a PhD in Intellectual Property Law at Bangor, and is now a Teaching Fellow at Durham Law School.

Emily Riley - Ocean Sciences

Emily graduated from the School of Ocean Sciences with a degree in Geological Oceanography. She is now working as a graduate geotechnical engineer for Tideway, working on the eastern contract of London’s Thames Tideway Tunnel project with Costain.

Jojo Arvanitis - Music

Jojo studied at Bangor University's School of Music for both her undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. After completing her MA in Music she began working in orchestral management, and is currently working for the English Session Orchestra.

Osian Williams - Media

Osian graduated from Bangor University with a 1st Class Honours degree in Communications and Media and an MA Distinction in Filmmaking. He has won a BAFTA Cymru award and is the founder of a media production company.

Peter Salami - Sociology

Peter Salami studied Sociology at Bangor as his undergraduate degree, and also studied a Masters in Sociology and Criminology. He tells us about his career now and how did Bangor University help him towards his future.

Alumni Profiles

A selection of written Alumni profiles can be read here.