Iain Shewring

  • Head of Subject - Informatics and Electronics
  • Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science
  • Pennaeth Pwnc - Gwybodeg ac Electroneg
  • Cyfadran Cyfrifiadureg, Peirianneg a Gwyddoniaeth
Iain Shewring

About Me

In the role of Head of Subject for Informatics and Electronics, I line manage a team of academics and provide academic leadership. I have gained considerable experience in these areas via 28 years of consultancy and technology transfer activities that has informed and enhanced both his teaching and research.Iain Shewring graduated from the Polytechnic of Wales in 1991 with a BEng(Hons) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and gained a MSc from the University of Glamorgan in 1992, and has been a lecturer at the University of Glamorgan, and then the University of South Wales, for 26 years, teaching both Electronics and Computing topics at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. His research interests include: computer architecture, custom processor design, Internet of Things (IoT) and computer and network security.

Skills And Qualifications

  • Senior Lecturer, University of South Wales (1994 – 2018)
  • Academic Subject Manager - Informatics and Cyber Security, Treforest (2018 - current day)



  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Digital Design
  • Academic Management
  • Project Management
  • Operating Systems
  • Networks

Publications And Past Projects

  • European Commission Framework IV First User (FUSE) Project
  • European Commission Framework V SIDCOM RFiD programme
  • Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Microelectronics In Business (MIB) programme
  • Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Electronics Design (ED) programme
  • Degree Apprenticeship - Digital