About us

The Screencasts in Engineering project was undertaken by a team based at the University of Leicester.

Dr. Hugo Williams is a Lecturer in Engineering at the University of Leicester. Hugo joined the University in 2010 from industry and is currently Director of Learning & Teaching. He holds an MEng and PhD in Aeronautical Engineering from the University of Bristol, is a Chartered Engineer and Member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. His research interests are advanced materials and the development of radioisotope power systems for spacecraft. He is passionate about continuous improvement of teaching and learning in engineering higher education, seeing it as a critical foundation for the standards and esteem of his profession.

Dr. Paul Reilly is a Senior Lecturer in Social Media & Digital Society at the University of Sheffield. From 2009-2015 he was a Lecturer in Media and Communication at the University of Leicester. He completed a PhD in Politics and an MA (Hons) in International Relations and Modern History. His research is concerned with online political communication, with a focus on how social media is used to promote better community relations in divided societies. In 2014 he was awarded the University of Leicester Teaching Fellowship for his contribution to the enhancement of teaching within the Media and Communication department.

Andrew Norman joined the University of Leicester’s Engineering Department in 1989 and is currently a lecturer, senior tutor, exams officer, and plagiarism officer for the department. Additionally, he is a committee member of the University of Leicester branch of the University and College Union (UCU), representing the Department of Engineering and the College of Science and Engineering. He completed an MA in Philosophy, a BA in Humanities with Philosophy, and a BSc in Chemistry with Geochemistry. He currently teaches Programmable Electronics and is module convenor for major students project modules in 3rd year, 4th year and MSc programmes.

Zhou Hang is a PhD student in the Department of Engineering at the University of Leicester. His research is concerned with asset management in Engineering. In particular, he is finding ways to combine traditional corrosion fatigue theories with the modern decision making method using computational models. Zhou Hang is also a demonstrator in the Engineering Department for Labs and Examples & Feedback classes.

Cheryl Pe studied Law at the University of Leicester, graduating in 2015. Her educational background includes a graduate diploma in Behavioural Science and a BA (Hons) in Health Studies, Bioethics and Sociology. She is interested in the development of technologies in education.

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