Professor Steve Beaumont, GRPe Director
Professor Steve Beaumont is Vice Principal Emeritus at the University of Glasgow. His research background is in nanotechnology and nanoelectronics for which he was awarded the OBE in 2002.
He has a portfolio of responsibilities including academic lead for CENSIS, the Centre for Sensor and Imaging Systems; chairing and holding non-executive directorships on the boards of a number of the university's spin-out companies; principal investigator on strategic research grants and leading on projects associated with Glasgow's campus development. He is a member of the Innovation Scotland Forum.
Professor Beaumont is a Chartered Engineering (CEng). He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (FRSE) in 2000, and more recently (July 2007) a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering (FReng).