Professor John Allen, Dr Georgina Blakeley and Professor John Clarke tell us how they first became interested in the social sciences. They explain what they enjoy about working at the OU, and talk about their research and teaching and where they draw their inspiration. They also share the advice they would give their younger selves.

How can Arts study help your career?

Studying with us can help you develop your career in many ways. Alison Robinson Canham is a Personal and Professional Development Consultant. She developed a career working in higher education after studying interdisciplinary arts and humanities with The Open University.

Get the transcript of Alison's story [PDF].

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