Heritage Pathway: Careers in Arts & Heritage

Held in partnership with University of Oxford Careers Service


This session will explore the significant role played by Development & Fundraising Teams in the Arts & Heritage sector. In partnership with the Careers Service, we will discuss the different forms that working in Development & Fundraising can take, how to build a professional portfolio and reputation, and discover the types of projects Development & Fundraising professionals can work on.


  • Clare Robson - Stewardship Manager, Tate
  • Emma Jhita - Head of Partnerships & Philanthropy, Historic England
  • Damilola Odimayo - Careers Service.

For further information email training@humanities.ox.ac.uk.

OOC DTP students at Oxford University are welcome to register via the booking link. OOC DTP students at the Open University or Cambridge University, please email training@humanities.ox.ac.uk to reserve a space.

Heritage Pathway is a series of training and engagement activities which run termly. Since 2015, Heritage Pathway has provided undergraduate and postgraduate students, along with Early Career Researchers at the University of Oxford with the skills, knowledge and confidence to engage effectively with a wide range of partners in the heritage, museums and cultural sector. 

Heritage Pathway is designed and delivered by Dr Oliver Cox and Alice Purkiss and organised through the Humanities Researcher Training and Development Programme