Dr Dave Edmondson


I have been Course Leader for this course for more than 15 years. During that time over 70 Naval officers have graduated from it.

  • Over 25 years experience working as an engineer within the Defence Industry.
  • Worked with the Royal Navy for more than 15 years on a major equipment project.
  • Currently external examiner at Oxford Brookes University and previously at Aston University, Plymouth University and Chester University.
  • Served as External Reviewer for the re-validation of course at Hertford University and Northumbria University.
  • Helped to develop the work based learning provision at Kingston University.
  • Lecturer on Engineering Management for more than 15 years.
  • Work at three other universities to work with postgraduate students.

Academic responsibilities

Course Leader MSc Technology (Maritime Operations)


  • BSc Physics University of Durham
  • PhD Physics University of Reading
  • MBTI practitioner