DSc, Aston University, 2015
Research Topic: Innovation in Industrial Turbomachinery
AMCA Press Release on Dr Sheard’s DSc

PhD, University of Northampton, 2007
Research Topic: Leadership & Team Development
First “by publication” Award by the University

MBA, Cranfield School of Management, 2000
Two-year Executive Program

DPhil, Oxford University, 1989
Research Topic: Gas Turbine Aerodynamic & Mechanical Performance
Rolls-Royce CASE Award

BEng, Liverpool University, 1984
Final Year Design Prize
National Engineering Scholar