Staff profile

Simon Wood


Programme Leader FdEng and BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering

Subject

Civil Engineering and Construction

College

College of Engineering and Technology

Department

Mechanical Engineering and the Built Environment

Campus

Markeaton Street, Derby Campus

Email

s.wood@derby.ac.uk

About

Programme Leader FdEng and BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering

Senior lecturer in Civil Engineering

Teaching responsibilities

Module Leader for the following modules: Geology and Soil Mechanics; Advanced Structures Fluids Geotechnics Part A; Technology and Structures 2; Structural Design Project; Structural Design 2.

Dissertation supervisor for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Research interests

Masonry creep and shrinkage

Masonry modelling

Membership of professional bodies

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)

Member of the International Masonry Society (MIMS)

Qualifications

MEng (Hons) Civil Engineering with Construction Management, University of Leeds

PG Cert HE, University of Derby

Currently undertaking a PhD at the University of Leeds on masonry and concrete movement subjected to static and dynamic loadings

Experience in industry

2013-present Programme Leader for FdEng and BSc Civil Engineering, University of Derby

2009-2013 Lecturer in Civil Engineering, Oaklands College

2007-2009 Civil and Structural Engineer, BJB Consultancy