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Dr Catherine Dobson

Post Nominals BSc (Hons), PhD, FHEA
Biography Catherine has had a long and varied career in engineering, working both in industry and academia.

An initial BSc in Metallurgy led to several industry roles including failure analyst, and welding engineering consultant in the oil and gas industry.

A change in career direction resulted in a PhD in Medical Engineering at the University of Hull, initiating her 20 year academic career which combines medical engineering research with mechanical engineering teaching interests.
Research Interests Finite element analysis of biological problems, medical devices, musculoskeletal biomechanics
Teaching and Learning Catherine contributes to teaching on both the mechanical and the medical engineering portfolios, delivering the following:
Fundamentals of Mechanical Engineering (Level 4)
Fundamentals of Medical Engineering (Level 4)
Mechanical Engineering Science (Level 4)
Engineering Global Challenge 1 (Level 4)
Stress Analysis and Applications of Finite Element Analysis (Level 6)
Finite Element Analysis for Modelling Medical and Biological Problems (Level 7)

Project supervision for individual undergraduate BEng and MEng and also MSc projects.
Scopus Author ID 7202826707