Dr Stephen Sigurnjak

Dr. Stephen Sigurnjak

Senior Lecturer in Electronic Engineering

School of Engineering

Computing and Technology Building, CM132

+44 (0) 1772 89 3301


Subject Areas: Electronics, robotics, future technology, biometrics, big data

Steve Sigurnjak is a Senior Lecturer and Course Leader for Electrical, Electronic and Robotic Engineering subjects. His research interests include biometric analysis and statistical modelling, feature extraction and classification systems.  

Steve is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Full Profile

Steve gained his PhD in 2013 from Manchester Metropolitan University. His PhD focused on developing novel methods to classify human gait. He has held various roles such as external examiner, and subject expert at various universities.

Steve is also active in encouraging children to take up STEM subjects using superheroes as the basis for this and showing how engineering could make these hero’s real. He has worked with organisations such as the BBC and Royal Academy of Engineers and was part of the launch of the Year of the Engineer in 2018.

Teaching Activities and Responsibilities

Course Leader:

  • BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • MEng/BEng (Hons) Electronic Engineering
  • MEng/BEng (Hons) Robotic Engineering

Research Activities

Biometrics, Statistical Analysis, Classification Systems, Robotics.



External Affiliations

External Examiner