Professor James Murray-Parkes
Prof James Murray-Parkes
Science & Engineering Director, Brookfield
Prof. James Murray-Parkes
Director of Science & Engineering
Brookfield Scientific Solutions Group
James is a Director of Science and Engineering and Co-founder of Brookfield Scientific Solutions Group.
For Brookfield and its entities, James and his team provide end-to-end design solutions, forensic investigation, technical strategy, design concepts, technical and computational peer review, as well as standards and code interpretations.
James’ passion is to ensure that physics is applied throughout the design process in order to achieve mathematically driven performance efficiencies and a reduction in environmental impact. James’ unique designs and structural innovations are at the forefront of assembly and subassembly manufacture in the construction, defence, automotive and energy industries.
James instigated and co-founded the Australian Engineered Fasteners and Anchors Council (AEFAC) at Swinburne University of Technology and along with Monash University and the Victorian Government, he was the instigator and co-founder of the Modular Construction Codes Board (MCCB). James is currently a Professor of Practice at Monash University and has an extensive network in industry and education.