Professor Alison Hodge MBE

Professor of Engineering Leadership at Aston University



As Professor of Engineering Leadership, Alison’s work at a university in Birmingham includes teaching, research, and management in engineering and applied science. Before joining Aston, Alison worked with a large national laboratory and a defence company in applied research. Alison is passionate about encouraging girls and women to pursue careers in the physical sciences and in engineering.



 “I was inspired by breaking things and making things – to see how they work or could be made to work better.”


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