Isobel Anne Pollock
10 November 1954
Ballymoney, Northern Ireland
|Alma mater||Imperial College, London|
Isobel Anne Pollock-Hulf (born 10 November 1954) is Visiting Professor in Engineering and Design at the University of Leeds.
Pollock is the daughter of Wilson and Margaret Pollock, she was educated at Dalriada School, Ballymoney, Northern Ireland and then attended Imperial College in London graduating in 1976. Subsequently she became a Chartered Engineer (CEng) in 1981.
A long time member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Pollock has held several roles within the institute and was elected as a Fellow of the Institute (FIMechE) in 1991 before becoming President of the Institute in 2012–2013. Pollock was chair of the Institute's Heritage Committee when it was founded in 2007 and was responsible for relaunching the Engineering Heritage Awards.
Pollock has been a member of the Science and Technology Advisory Council(STAC) which provides independent strategic advice, challenge and support to the National Physical Laboratory since 2015.
As well as being a Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Pollock is also a Fellow of City and Guilds of London Institute (FCGI) and has been a Freeman of the City of London since 2002.
Pollock was been awarded Honorary Fellowship of the Institution of Engineering and Technology in 2016.
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