Julia Elizabeth KING

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1954-07-11
Education Godolphin & Latymer Sch, Murray Edwards Coll Cambridge (MA, Posener scholar, PhD)
Books & Publications Publications Educating Engineers for the 21st Century (lead author and ed, 2007; King Review reports: Part 1: the potential for CO2 reduction (2007), Part 2: recommendations for action (2008)
Recreations collecting modern prints (particularly of plants and places), photography, walking
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Dame Julia King, DBE, FREng
Career Rolls-Royce research fell Girton Coll Cambridge 1978-80, lectr Univ of Nottingham 1980-87; Univ of Cambridge: British Gas/Fellowship of Engrg sr research fell 1987-92, teaching fell Churchill Coll 1987-94 and 2002-, lectr 1992-94, asst dir Technol Centre for Ni-Base Superalloys 1993-94; head of materials Rolls-Royce Aerospace Group 1994-96, dir of advanced engrg Rolls-Royce Industrial Power Group 1997-98, md Fan Systems Rolls-Royce plc 1998-2000, dir of engrg and technol Marine Rolls-Royce plc 2000-02; chief exec Inst of Physics 2002-04, princ Faculty of Engrg Imperial Coll London 2004-06, vice-chllr Aston Univ 2006-; chair MOD DSAC 2003-07; hon sec for educn and trg Royal Acad of Engrg 2003-06; memb: Foresight Panel for Defence & Aerospace 1994-97, Foresight Panel for Materials 1994-96, Materials Bd DSAC 1996-98, Tech Opportunities Panel EPSRC 1997-99, Link/TCS Bd 1998-2001, EPSRC Cncl 2000-03 and 2012-, Cncl Royal Acad of Engrg 2002-06, Engrg and Technol Bd 2003-08, Technol Strategy Bd DTI 2004-09, Dept of Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Advsy Gp on Manufacturing 2007-09, HE Statistics Agency Bd 2007-12 (chair 2011-12), Dept of Innovation, Univs and Skils Strategic Bd 2008-09, UK Govt Ctee on Climate Change 2008-, Governing Bd of European Inst of Innovation and Technol 2008-12, World Economic Forum Automotive Cncl (formerly World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Cncl on the Future of Transportation then Agenda Cncl on Automotive) 2008-12, Nat Security Forum 2009-10, Browne Review of Univ Funding and Student Fees 2009-10, Univs UK Bd 2011-, Science and Technol Honours Ctee 2012-, UK Airports Cmmn 2012-, UAE-UK Business Cncl 2013-2014, Bd Gtr Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership 2013-, Bd of Tstees Cumberland Lodge 2013-, Cncl and Bd of Dirs Nat Centre for Univs and Businesses (NCUB); non-exec memb Mgmnt Bd Dept of Business, Innovation and Skills 2009-13, chair UUK Innovation & Growth Policy Network 2011-; UK LOW carbon business ambass 2009-; chair King Review of Low Carbon Cars HM Treasy Part 1 2007 and Part 2 2008; memb Editorial Bd: Int Jl of Fatigue 1989-96, Fatigue and Fracture of Engrg Materials and Structures 1990-97; author of numerous papers on fatigue and fracture in structural materials; memb Women's Engrg Soc; non-exec dir: Angel Trains 2012-, Green Investment Bank 2012-; Grunfeld Medal Inst of Materials 1992, Japan Soc for Promotion of Sci Fellowship 1993, Bengough Medal (jtly) Inst of Materials 1995, Kelvin Medal 2001, John Collier Medal IChemE 2010, Lunar Soc Medal 2011, President's Medal Engrg Professors' Cncl 2012, Erna Hamburger Prize Swiss Federal Inst of Technol, Constance Tipper Medal Int Congress on Fracture/World Acad of Structural Integrity, Leonardo Da Vince Medal European Soc for Engrg Educn 2014; hon fell: Murray Edwards Coll Cambridge 2003, Univ of Cardiff 2003, Soc for the Environment 2011, Br Science Assoc 2011, Polymer Processing Acad India 2012; Hon DSc Queen Mary Univ of London 2008, Hon DSc Univ of Manchester 2014; Liveryman Co of Goldsmiths 1998, Freeman City of London 1998; FREng 1997, FIMMM, FRAeS, FIMarEST, FInstP, FCGI, FEI
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