Ms Anya O'Connor
Appointed May 2020
Anya is Senior International Officer at Queen’s University Belfast. Her role is focused on driving student recruitment from the Americas as well as building profile and partnerships for the University in the region. In addition, Anya acts as a career development coach within the Queen’s internal coaching team, supporting staff from across the University.
Anya is a graduate of the Washington Ireland Program (2010) and was also Assistant Director for the Program in 2017. She is committed to supporting initiatives that develop positive international relations for Northern Ireland and in 2018 was part of the team that brought the World Economic Forum’s ‘Shape Europe’ conference to Belfast. In 2018 she was admitted to the British American Project as a fellow.
Anya holds an MA in English Literature and Politics from the University of Glasgow.