Professor Michael Fitzpatrick


Professor Michael Fitzpatrick

Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Faculty of Engineering Environment and Computing)

Management Support Officer:

Suky Dhillon
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Michael is responsible for the portfolio of Engineering, Environment and Computing. He also holds the Lloyd’s Register Foundation Chair of Structural Integrity and Systems Performance. Michael’s research centres on the application of advanced experimental methods to materials engineering applications, particularly in the nuclear power and aerospace industries. His research assesses materials performance and structural integrity, working with partners in industry and national laboratories. He chairs the board of CU Services Limited, the University’s subsidiary company that supports commercial activity across the Group. He is a non-executive director of Diamond Light Source Limited, the UK’s national synchrotron X-ray facility.

Coventry University ranked 15 in the UK
Coventry University awarded TEF GOLD Teaching Excellence Framework
University of the year for student experience
QS Five Star Rating 2019
Coventry City of Culture 2021