Dr Jack Carnell

 Head of Group, Engineering Systems and Management, and Programme Director, Part Time MSc Programmes

Dr Jack Carnell

Email: Carnelj1@aston.ac.uk


A highly successful CEO, Chairman, Coach and Board Director with both public and private sector experience. Currently Chairman of a National Sector Skills Council. Also a Visiting Lecturer in Human Resources at Aston University, Chairman of a Charity for adults with learning disabilities and an Executive/NLP Master Coach.

  • PhD
  • BSc Honours (First Class) in Civil Engineering
  • MBA
  • MSc Mathematics
  • PMD in Management (Harvard Business School)
  • Graduate Diploma in Psychology
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Professional Practice
  • Advanced Certificate in Executive Coaching (level 7)
  • ILM level 7 certificate in Leadership
  • British Psychological Society registered as a qualified personality and ability tester.


  •  Chairman - Energy & Utility Skills (2009 to date)
  •  Managing Director South Staffs Water (2003-2010)
  • Aston University Lecturer (2010 to date), Head of Group, Engineering Systems and Management 2017 - date


 Human Resources Management, MSc and BSc students 


  •  Chartered Engineer


  • Chartered Environmentalist
  • Honorary Member – Institute of Water


  • Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers
  • Member of the British Psychological Society