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01522 83 7923
University of Lincoln
Brayford Pool
United Kingdom

About Richard Allarton

Richard Allarton CEng, FHEA, MIMechE, SaRS My area of interests include sustainability, industrial support and operational safety assurance. With some 30 years’ experience in aircraft engineering for the Royal Air Force, I fulfilled Trade Manager positions on 2 separate Squadrons and several instructional roles for the Directorate of Specialist Ground Training and the Harrier Maintenance School. Whilst with The High Integrity Systems Engineering Group at The University of York, I was Programme Leader for their MSc in Gas Turbine Control and lectured in Operational Safety and Safety Analysis Techniques.  I developed and delivered bespoke Continued Professional Development programmes for the University, both at home and abroad. At the University of Lincoln, I am currently engaged as the Programme Leader for MSc Engineering Management.  I sit on several College pedagogic committees and act as the School of Engineering’s Student Industrial Outreach Officer. Previously, I led the Engineering element of the Sustain Lincolnshire project, presenting our findings at the Global Cleaner Production and Sustainable Consumption 2015 My areas of interest include Sustainability through Industrial Symbiosis and the pedagogic support of industry. I am a BMAA Microlight Inspector and a Microlight Tug pilot I also have the following affiliations: IMechE — Member Higher Education Authority — Fellow Safety and Reliability Society — Member

Department Responsibilities

Programme Leader MSc Sustainable Power and Energy Engineering Member College Academic Affairs Committee Member College Academic Board Roles School Student Industrial Outreach College Manager Risk Register

Subject Specialism

Sustainability and Safety Critical Systems



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