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Dr Siddharth Suhas Kulkarni

Dr Siddharth Suhas Kulkarni

(Programme Director and Senior Teaching Fellow at Aston University UK)

Dr Siddharth Suhas Kulkarni is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer by background specialising in Engineering Design, and Renewable Energy. He received his PhD in Mechanical Engineering, from Birmingham City University, UK which was affiliated to Rolls-Royce plc. He is currently working as a Senior Teaching Fellow and Programme Director, for a range of work-based learning programmes which include Foundation Degrees, Degree Apprenticeships, and Professional Engineering programmes.

Dr Kulkarni is a professional, self-motivated and experienced mechanical engineer who can operate as a consultant or as a Project Manager. His personal attributes include being an excellent strategic thinker, delivering on time, great team player with strong communication skills & committed to the pursuit of continuous improvement.

Dr Kulkarni has over 12 years combined industrial and academic experience within UK Higher Education and UK Manufacturing sectors - executing programmes for both product design, and development, modelling and simulation (CFD & FEA), and project management. He also has strong experience in Research; Learning and Teaching; and Management and Administration. Dr Kulkarni has authored several journal articles, a book, a book-chapter, and has over eight patents (pending or granted). He is also a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA), UK.