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Professor Valerie Linton

Board Member
Executive Dean Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
University of Wollongong

Valerie is currently the Executive Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences at the University of Wollongong.

Before joining the University, Valerie was the inaugural CEO of the Energy Pipelines Cooperative Research Centre, an Australian based organisation, with partners worldwide, undertaking research and education delivering benefits to the global pipeline industry.

Prior to this, Valerie held a chair in the School of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Adelaide and worked for MPT in New Zealand, a materials and corrosion consulting company. She started off her career working on linepipe materials and welding for British Gas in the UK.

Valerie gained her degree in metallurgy from Sheffield University and her PhD from Cambridge University.

Valerie is a fellow of Engineers Australia, a chartered engineer and chartered materials professional, and a graduate of the Australia Institute of Company Directors.