Dr. Rosamund Hyde is our manager of Research and Innovation Services. She holds two degrees in mechanical engineering and a doctorate in civil engineering. She’s a licensed professional engineer in British Columbia and Ontario.
For the past 10 years, Rosamund has led the growth of research resources for Stantec consultants. She manages claims for more than $3 million annually in research- and design-related tax savings, oversees the administration of our $1 million annual internal Research and Development Fund (which became part of our Creativity & Innovation Program in 2016), and coordinates the input of business line research and innovation leaders. In 2010, Rosamund established the Stantec R&D Resource eLibrary to make up-to-date technical literature available to employees. Since launch, downloads have grown from 3,000 to 20,000 articles per year.
From 2007 to 2012, Dr. Hyde served on the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board, a standing committee of Engineers Canada. In a changing world, Dr. Hyde’s goal is to support a research conversation that helps consultants facilitate rapid change—without chaos.