College of Science and Engineering staff

Sport, Outdoor and Exercise Science Technician

Anya is a Sport, Outdoor and Exercise Science Technician with a focus on biomechanics and performance analysis. 

Stephan wearing a suit jacket
Head of School of Computing and Engineering

Professor Stephan Reiff-Marganiec is a Professor in Computer Science and the Head of Computing, a discipline in the College of Science and Engineering. 

Mary working in a lab at the University of Derby, holding a pipette.
Postgraduate Research Student

Mary-Ann is a postgraduate research student within the College of Science and Engineering. 

Alofe wearing a grey t-shirt, smiling.
Postgraduate Research Student

Matthew is presently working on providing personal safety solutions incorporating cybersecurity, the Internet of Things, and machine learning techniques.

Tariq Abdullah at desk with laptop
Academic Lead Computing and IT and Research Fellow

Dr Tariq Abdullah has over 19 years of research and development experience within both industry and academia. He has worked in many roles within Higher Education, as a Lecturer, Programme Leader, Research Fellow and in his current role as Academic Lead in Computing and IT.

Visiting Research Fellow in Mineral Chemistry

Jacob is continuing with research in collaboration with Professor Hugh Rollinson and also teaches as an Associate Lecturer.

Martin Adlington wearing blue shirt
Programme Leader for Civil Engineering Construction Management

Martin Adlington is the Head of Civil Engineering, Construction Management and Quantity Surveying, Programme Leader, Senior Lecturer, Assessor and External Examiner with significant experience in all aspects of learning, development and education over 18 years.

Muhammad sitting at a desk next to a computer monitor, wearing a shirt
Postgraduate Research Student

Muhammad is a Computer Science PhD student. He began his career as Software Engineer and later taught Computer Science after completing a masters. 

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in Cyber Security

Farhan Ahmad is currently working as a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the University of Derby, United Kingdom. His current research focuses on Cyber Security, Trust Management and Blockchain within Internet-of-Things and Intelligent Transport Systems.

Muhammad Ajmal Azad
Lecturer in Cyber Security and Computer Forensics

Muhammad Ajmal Azad is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Cyber Security in the Department of Computer Science and Mathematics at the University of Derby.