Professor Lisa Brodie (BEng Hons MBA PhD PGCert CEng MIET SFHEA) is the Executive Dean at TEDI-London, and joined us in January 2024.
Professor Brodie joined from the University of the West of England (UWE) where during her leadership she directed the design, development and introduction of a problem-based learning approach to UWE’s engineering education, centred on the applied social responsibility of engineers, and worked in collaboration with architects to articulate and inform the vision for the £50 million engineering facility embodying this new engineering pedagogy.
Professor Brodie holds a long career as a professional engineer and has extensive cross-sector experience, including five years as a Senior Consultant in the aerospace sector. She is a Chartered Engineer and a Member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and is an active mentor in their programme, supporting engineers working towards their professional registration.
She was elected to the board of the Engineering Professors Council in 2017 and again in 2021, where she contributes to government white papers on engineering education.
Lisa is passionate about changing the face of engineering education, challenging traditional perceptions and tackling a lack of diversity in the profession. She was awarded the Enginuity Diversity in Engineering Award 2022.