Professor Paul Tasker
Paul Tasker has been appointed as a Royal Academy of Engineering Visiting Professor in Integrated Systems Design. This scheme seeks to enhance the undergraduate experience better to prepare the graduate for an industrial career without compromising intellectual rigour. Paul is a professional engineer and has undertaken a number of engineering leadership roles primarily in the Naval sector of the defence industry within UK MoD, research, consultancy and manufacturing businesses. With a particular interest in the design of maintenance systems, he will also be supporting a prospective collaboration with Cranfield University, with which his appointment as Visiting Professor is shared, in the development of an Integrated Maintenance Systems Technology Initiative.