Christopher Shaw

Chris is a Professional Engineer with experience in both industry and university environments. He worked as a fluid dynamics specialist for SDRC and Jaguar Cars in the UK before moving to the Department of Engineering at the University of Warwick. After 11 years at Warwick, Chris joined the University of Otago where he developed a number of papers in Product Design and the Design for Technology major of the Bachelor of Applied Science degree. On leaving he was Associate Professor and Head of Department of Design Studies.

With strengths in engineering/design teaching, engineering research, general management and governance, Chris has acted as a consultant to a wide range of professional organisations, industrial companies, universities, local government and national government organisations.

Outside work, Chris is Chair of the Kepler Challenge Mountain Run Trust and a Trustee of the Pomona Island Charitable Trust.

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