Bob Gilworth

Director of The Careers Group at the University of London and Director of Research for the Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services (AGCAS)

Dr. Bob Gilworth is Director of The Careers Group, University of London. The Careers Group is an expertise-led membership organisation delivering the careers and employability services at the following member institutions:

The Courtauld Institute of Art; City, University of London; Heythrop College; The Institute of Cancer Research; Goldsmiths, University of London; King’s College London; London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine; Queen Mary University of London; Royal Holloway, University of London; The Royal Veterinary College; School of Advanced Study; St George’s, University of London; SOAS, University of London; St Mary’s University Twickenham London; UCL.

The collective organisation has over 210 staff and serves a student population in excess of 150,000. It could reasonably claim to be the largest university careers service in the world.

At UK level, Bob sits on the Board of AGCAS (Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services) and on the Research Group of the AGR (Association of Graduate Recruiters). He is regularly approached by institutions to be an external member of senior appointing panels and institutional reviews and by government and related agencies for expert input into research and policy discussions relating to graduate employability. The latter includes involvement in the group taking forward the ‘new DLHE’ and leading a HEFCE Learning Gain pilot project. Bob is an elected Fellow of NICEC.