Mr Nicholas Rowan

Job: Senior Lecturer

Faculty: Arts, Design and Humanities

School/department: School of Design

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, UK, LE1 9BH

T: +44 (0)116 207 8758




Personal profile

Accordial Manufacturing Ltd, 2012 – 2015
Product Development Engineer / Senior AcousticianManaged projects for: Price WaterhouseCoopers, Berkeley Homes and Rothchild’s Bank

Knowledge Transfer Partnership Associate, 2010 – 2012
Award winning partnership between Nusing Manufacturing Ltd and De Montfort University
Rated outstanding by the TSB

Research Assistant, 2009 - 2010
De Montfort University

Areas of teaching

  • Product Design


  • MSc, Industrial Design Engineering, Distinction, De Montfort University, 2012
  • MSc, Applied Acoustics, Derby University, 2012
  • Diploma in Management, Chartered Management Institute, 2010
  • BSc, Industrial Design, 1st Class (Hons), De Montfort University, 2009

Courses taught

  • Product Design BA (Hons)
  • Product & Furniture Design BA (Hons)
  • Product Design BSc (Hons)

Membership of external committees

  • Member, Education and Training Committee (ETC), Institution of Engineering Designers

Membership of professional associations and societies

  • MIED, Member of the Institution of Engineering Designers