Dow Centre for Sustainable Engineering Innovation
School of Chemical Engineering

Mr Mark Hodgson

Ph.D. Student

Mark is a mature age PhD candidate sponsored by the Dow Centre. Previous formal education
includes a Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical) and a Bachelor of Economics.
Mark has extensive experience in both upstream and downstream oil and gas industries, where he
was able to develop and apply advanced skills in process improvement and process optimization,
and the management of process safety practices.
Mark is also a Fellow of the Institution of Chemical Engineers. Mark’s research explores methods to
mitigate CO2 emissions associated with production of cement. He contributes to teaching outcomes
via his tutoring activities.