Christine graduated with a Masters in Product Design Engineering from the University of Strathclyde in 2008, landing a job with a leading Glasgow design firm. Since then Christine has returned to working in Academia responsible for building relationships between the university and Industry to secure funding and project manage research into new technologies and manufacturing developments. Christine finds that as a female engineer she is not only able to help join up the right people to spark new ideas, but also contribute in a technical environment.
The winners of the 2017 EngineerGirl Essay Contest have been announced! NAE President C. D. Mote, Jr. said, "Students’ devotion to protecting endangered animals is always inspiring to me, and their doing so through engineering, which is about solving problems of people and society, is doubly so. Congratulations to the winners!" Check out the link below to read the wonderful essays.