Well done Lee! MACE academic wins I'm an engineer! Get me out of here!

After 2 weeks of fast-paced online live chats, Dr Lee Margetts survived eviction to emerge as Energy Zone winner of I’m an engineer, get me out of here!

Lee has been awarded a prize of £500 to communicate his work with the public.

I’m an engineer, get me out of here! is a free online event where school students meet and interact with engineers. It’s an X Factor-style competition between engineers, where the students are the judges.

The competition is sponsored by the Royal Academy of Engineering as a way of encouraging school students to consider engineering as a career. The competition involved 2474 students, 1378 questions and 1832 votes. Lee was one of 30 engineers selected by UK school students to take part in the finals. Visit imanengineer.org.uk for more information.





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