Claire Pierard

What did you do prior to starting at Heriot-Watt?

I studied in the EOST (School of Engineering Geophysics, Strasbourg, France)

What have you done since graduating from Heriot-Watt?

I work for dGB Earth Science as a Case Study Geoscientist.

How did you find out about your course?

I found this course on the internet as I was looking for a Masters to improve my geology knowledge.

What made you choose your course?

The variety of course content, the fact it is in UK, the reputation in the oil industry and advice from my supervisors.

How has the course helped your career and professional development?

It improved my knowledge of petroleum geosciences and my team member/leader abilities. The Institute of GeoEnergy Engineering has a reputation which is also a real plus.

What do or did you enjoy the most about living in Edinburgh?

The atmosphere of Scotland and the pubs.

Great classmates, good projects and dynamic teaching staff.