The Education and Skills Committee’s role is to oversee and be responsible for the Academy’s activities in engineering education and training and to maintain links with other bodies working in these fields.


  • Professor Jonathan Seville FREng


  • Nick Cooper FREng
  • Dr Graham Farnell FREng
  • Professor David Howard FREng
  • Professor Tim Ibell FREng
  • Muir Macdonald FREng
  • Professor John Perkins CBE FREng
  • Professor Richard Prager FREng
  • Professor Mary Ryan FREng
  • Professor Rachel Thomson FREng
  • Professor Ken Young FREng

Ex officio

  • Tim Chapman FREng
  • Dr Mike Cook FREng
  • Howard Mathers CBE FREng



  • Beth Elgood - EngineeringUK

  • Warwick Hall – National Federation of Engineering Centres

  • Katy Turff - Engineering Council 
  • Johnny Rich – Engineering Professors Council

  • Professor Colin Turner 


Committee Secretariat

  • Dr Rhys Morgan