College of Science and Engineering staff

Senior Lecturer Product Design

Mike is Senior Lecturer in Product Design.

Sian Davies-Vollum
Head of School - Built and Natural Environment

Sian Davies-Vollum is Head of School of Environmental Sciences. She is a geologist/physical geographer with specific expertise in sedimentology. She is interested in environmental and climate change on both geological and recent time scales. Her current research in Ghana focuses on the impacts of climate change at the coast. 

Technical Advisor - Bioscience

Angela Ward is a Senior Technical Advisor in the College of Life and Natural Sciences, specialising in the support of  the Biology and Zoology programmes.

Senior Lecturer in Geology

Adrian is a Senior Lecturer in Geology and the Study Abroad Coordinator for Geology.

Alan Whitfield sitting
Lecturer for Environmental Health

Dr Bruce Wiggins presenting at Sounds in Space, 2018
Lecturer in Electronics, Maths and Computing

Dr Bruce Wiggins teaches in our Audio Engineering disciplines. He focuses on immersive audio and digital signal processing. His research in immersive audio has led to international impact outside of academia, and was highlighted in our Research Excellence Framework exercise.

Programme Leader - BA (Hons) Sport Management

Omari Williams is the programme leader for BA (Hons) Sport Management. Omari's role enables him to provide a commercial focus for the degree, taking lead on partnerships with Derby County Football Club, Team Derby and Derbyshire County Cricket Club.

Programme Leader for BSc (H) Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation

Jennifer is a lecturer within the Sport and Exercise department at the University of Derby.

Reader in Advanced Manufacturing

Paul is a reader in Advanced Manufacturing. Paul has gained extensive experience in advanced manufacturing spanning 36 years in the transport sector, both in industry and within HEI research organisations. He gained his PhD at the University of Aston by completing a manufacturing research project in continuous extrusion that was funded by British Nuclear Fuels.

Simon Wood monitoring a masonry wall
Senior Lecturer in Civil Engineering Programme Leader: BEng Civil and Infrastructure Engineering/MEng Civil Engineering

Simon is the Programme Leader for the BEng and MEng in Civil Engineering and has over 10 years of teaching experience. He is a Member of the Internal Masonry Society (MIMS) and has experience as a civil and structural engineer within a design consultancy. He is reading for a PhD in Masonry Design from the University of Leeds.