Staff profile

Simon Wood


Senior Lecturer in Civil Engineering Programme Leader: BEng Civil and Infrastructure Engineering/MEng Civil Engineering

Simon Wood monitoring a masonry wall

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

I am the Programme Leader for the BEng and MEng in Civil Engineering and have over 10 years of teaching experience. I have a MEng (Hons) Civil Engineering with Construction Management, University of Leeds. I am a member of the Internal Masonry Society (MIMS) and have experience as a civil and structural engineer within a design consultancy. I am currently reading for a PhD in Masonry Design from the University of Leeds.

Teaching responsibilities

I am module Leader for the following modules: Construction Materials Technology, Structural Analysis Theory and Design 2; Structural Design Project; Structural Design 2.

I am a dissertation supervisor for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Research interests

Membership of professional bodies

Qualifications

Experience in industry

2018-present Programme Leader for BEng Civil and Infrastructure Engineering/MEng Civil Engineering

2017-2018 International lead (Civil Engineering) Mediterranean College (Athens and Thessaloniki)

2016-present Senior Lectuerer in Civil Engineering

2013-2017 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

International experience

2017-2018 International lead (Civil Engineering) Mediterranean College (Athens and Thessaloniki)