College of Science and Engineering staff

Associate Professor Programme Leader for BSc in Civil Engineering

Van Bac is a Programme Leader for BSc in Civil Engineering.

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Postgraduate Research Student

ThankGod is a Postgraduate Research Student in the College of Science and Engineering. His thesis title is Data Security and Privacy Platform Solutions for Blockchain Systems in Smart Government Using Machine Learning.

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Lecturer in Landscape Ecology

As a lecturer in CLANS, Dr Norton teaches across Zoology, Biology and Geography. Her research is focused primarily on understanding and managing urban ecosystems for the benefit of both people and wildlife, taking an interdisciplinary approach.

Karen O'Shea at our Markeaton Street site.
Lecturer in Computing

Dr Karen O’Shea is a lecturer of Information Technology at the University of Derby with a focus on product design and project management. She also works closely with work placement students during their year third year in industry. Her research interests are artificial intelligence and conversational agent design and their application in education.

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Postgraduate Research Student

Daniel is a Postgraduate Research Student at the University of Derby. His thesis title is Optimization of Bio-based material For Composite Applications.

Postgraduate Research Student

Temitope is a postgraduate research student at the University of Derby. His thesis title is Fatigue After Impact Analysis on Recycled Carbon Fibre Sandwich Panels.

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Postgraduate Research Student

Uchenna Charles Onyema holds an MSc in Control and Instrumentation and a BEng in Electronic Engineering. His thesis title is A tracking platform solution for autonomous vehicles localization in future smart cities using machine learning.

Senior Lecturer

Amal is involved teaching within the engineering subject area including Product/Mechanical Design and Motorsport.

Senior Lecturer in Physiology

As a Senior Lecturer in Physiology, Callum Osler is involved in teaching, student supervision and research within the Sport and Exercise Science discipline area. His research has primarily focused on understanding the control of human balance.

Senior Lecturer in Biomechanics and Performance Analysis

As a Senior Lecturer in Biomechanics and Performance Analysis, Dr Outram teaches on a variety of programmes across Sport and Exercise Science. He also runs the University's Human Performance Unit which provides sports science support to athletes, teams and coaches.