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Title: Dr
First Name: Jenny
Surname: McConnachie
Position: Mechanical Engineering subject leader
Telephone: +44 (0)1224 262445

Key Duties & Responsibilities

She is the Mechanical Engineering subject leader in the School of Engineering and currently the course leader for the undergraduate MEng/BEng(Hons) Mechanical Engineering programme of about 350 students.

Academic Background

  • PhD Engineering Design & Manufacture (Hull Univ)
  • MSc Bioengineering (Strathclyde Univ)
  • BEng Mechanical Engineering (Sheffield Univ)

Research Interests / Professional Background

Jenny is originally from Hessle in East Yorkshire. She has worked in a variety of companies and research institutions in between and whilst studying, and several Universities, before moving to Aberdeen to take up a post at RGU in 2002.

Her research is in the area of Bioengineering, in particular orthopaedic implants.

Teaching Interests

  • FEA
  • Stress analysis
  • Mechanics of solids
  • Failure analysis.