Professor Andy Haasz

Professor Andy Haasz

School of Metallurgy and Materials
Professor of Aerospace Engineering

Contact details

University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Andy Haasz joined the School of Metallurgy and Materials in 2019 after a career of 40+ years in the Aerospace business at Rolls-Royce Limited.  Andy’s career included roles such as company specialist in structural dynamics, Chief Design Engineer for a number of Defence products and Head of Function.  His last senior role was Head of Component Engineering, a company-wide role responsible for the development of design capability including skills, rules, tools and methods. Andy was also appointed the Rolls-Royce Engineering Fellow in Systems Design.

Andy’s interests include; Design Systems, Digital Design Methods, Systems Engineering, Vibration and Structural Dynamics and Rotor-dynamics.


  • BSc (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering, The University of Bath


A detailed overview of Andy’s career can be found on his  Linkedin profile.


  • BEng Aerospace Engineering
  • MEng Aerospace Engineering

Other activities

  • Chartered Engineer
  • Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers
  • Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society
  • Member of the Industrial Advisory Board, School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Bath
  • Director of consultancy company HES Ltd