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Mr Michael Hush

Profile summary

  • Regional Academic Staff
  • Staff Tutor in Engineering and Innovation
  • Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
  • School of Engineering & Innovation
  • michael.hush

Professional biography

A chartered engineer and member of the IMechE and the IED, he graduated from Nottingham University in Mechanical Engineering in 1981. He was a sponsored student with the National Coal Board. He subsequently worked as a structures engineer specialising in finite element analysis in the rail industry with ABB Transportation and British Rail Engineering, in the oil and gas industry with Wellstream, a subsidiary of Halliburton and PAFEC, an engineering analysis software developer. He was a senior lecturer for 5 years in the School of Engineering at the University of Derby.

Research interests

Formation of professional engineers
Engineering education

Teaching interests

Mechanics

Professional and personal development planning

Projects

External collaborations

Accreditation lead for the School of Engineering and Innovation

Liaison with CIBSE, IED, IET and IMechE

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