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Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing
Kingston University
Penrhyn Road
Kingston upon Thames
Surrey KT1 2EE

Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 9000

Meet the Course Directors

Mr Paul Waller MSc CSci FIBMS
Role: Principal Lecturer and Course Director
Course: MSc Biomedical Science /with Management Studies
School: Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Chemistry
Dr James Barker BSc, PhD, PGCE(HE), EurChem, CSci, CChem, FRSC, FHEA, Registered Analytical Chemist
Role: Course Director
Course: MSc Forensic Analysis
School: Pharmacy and Chemistry
Dr Anil Vangala PhD BSc
Role: Course Director
Course: MSc Pharmaceutical Science /with Management Studies
School: Pharmacy and Chemistry
Dr Dimitrios Makris PhD BEng MIEEE
Role: Course Director
Course: MSc Embedded Systems /with Management Studies,
MSc Embedded Systems (Computer Vision) /with Management Studies

School: Computing and Information Systems
Dr Sing Lo PhD, BSc(Eng)
Role: Course Director
Course: MSc Aerospace Engineering
School: Aerospace and Aircraft Engineering
Dr Olga Duran MEng, PhD
Role: Course Director
Course: MSc Mechatronic Systems
MSc Automotive Engineering
MSc Automotive Engineering (Commercial Vehicle Technology)
MSc Automotive Engineering (Hybrid and Electric Vehicles)

School: Mechanical and Automotive
Prof. Chris Cairns BSc, MSc, FRPharmS
Role: Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Course: Pharmacy courses at Masters level
School: Pharmacy and Chemistry
Dr Maria Martini MSc, PhD, PGCLTHE, FHEA, SrMIEEE
Role: Professor and Course Director
Courses: MSc Networking and Data Communications / with Management Studies
School: Computer Science and Mathematics
Dr Andy Lung BSc(Eng), PhD
Role: Course Director
Course: MSc Engineering Projects & Systems Management (EPSM)
and MSc Advanced Industrial Manufacturing Systems (AIMS).

School: Mechanical and Automotive Engineering
Dr Lori Snyder BS, MA, PhD
Role: Course Director
Courses: MSc Biotechnology /with Management Studies
School: Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Chemistry
Dr Kerry Brown, BSc, MSc, PhD
Role: Course Director
Course: MSc in Sustainability and Environmental Change
School: Geography, Geology and the Environment
Dr Hossein Mirzaii PhD MSc BSc
Role: Course Director
Course: MSc Renewable Energy Engineering
School: Aerospace and Aircraft Engineering
Professor Costas Georgopoulos CEng FHEA FCS FICE FIStructE
Role: Course Director
Course: MSc Structural Design & Construction Management (pathway: with Sustainability)
School: Civil Engineering and Construction
Dr Redha Benhadj-Djilali Bsc, PhD, CEng, MIMechE, MBCS, CITP
Role: Course Director
Course: MSc Mechanical Engineering & MSc Advanced Product Design Engineering
School: Mechanical and Automotive Engineering
Dr Eckhard Pfluegel PhD, PGCert
Role: Course Director
Courses: MSc Network and Information Security /with Management Studies
School: Computing and Information Systems
Dr. Tina Papadopoulou PhD Dipl.-Ing. MAPM ICIOB AMInstLM AMIMechE
Role: Associate Professor and Course Director
Course: MSc Quantity Surveying and MSc Building Surveying
School: Civil Engineering and Construction
MSc COURSE Course Director
SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE AND AIRCRAFT ENGINEERING
Aerospace EngineeringDr Sing Lo
Aerospace Engineering - CranwellDr Peter Barrington
Renewable Energy EngineeringDr Hossein Mirzaii
SCHOOL OF CIVIL ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING
Building SurveyingDr Tina Papadopoulou
Management in ConstructionMr Alan Ellis
Management in Construction with LawMr Alan Ellis
Management in Construction (Civil Engineering)Mr Alan Ellis
Management in Construction (European)Mr Alan Ellis
Management in Construction (Piraeus)Mr Alan Ellis
Quantity SurveyingDr Tina Papadopoulou
Structural Design and Construction ManagementMr Costas Georgopoulos
Structural Design and Construction Management with SustainabilityMr Costas Georgopoulos
SCHOOL OF COMPUTING AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS
Computer AnimationDr Martin Colbert
Embedded Systems /with Management StudiesDr Dimitrios Makris
Embedded Systems (Computer Vision) /with Management StudiesDr Dimitrios Makris
Game Development (Design) MADr Martin Colbert
Game Development (Programming) MScDr Martin Colbert
Information SystemsDr Islam Choudhury
Information Systems (E-commerce)Dr Islam Choudhury
Information Systems (Health Information Management)Dr Islam Choudhury
IT & strategic InnovationDr Islam Choudhury
Network & Information Security /with Management StudiesDr Eckhard Pfluegel
Networking & Data Communications /with Management StudiesDr Maria Martini
Software Engineering /with Management StudiesDr Souheil Khaddaj
Software Engineering (Web) /with Management StudiesDr Souheil Khaddaj
User Experience DesignDr Martin Colbert
SCHOOL OF GEOGRAPHY GEOLOGY & ENVIRONMENT
Environmental & Earth Resources ManagementDr Peter Hooda
Geographical Information Systems and ScienceDr Mike Smith
Hazards & Disaster ManagementDr Norman Cheung
Dr Neil Thomas
Sustainability, Environment and ChangeDr Kerry Brown
Sustainable Environmental Development with Management StudiesDr Peter Hooda
SCHOOL OF LIFE SCIENCES
Biomedical Science /with Management StudiesMr Paul Waller
Biotechnology /with Management StudiesDr Lori Snyder
Cancer BiologyDr Babar Abbas
SCHOOL OF MECHANICAL AND AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING
Advanced Industrial and Manufacturing SystemsDr Andy Lung
Advanced Industrial and Manufacturing Systems - PiraeusDr Andy Lung
Advanced Product Design EngineeringDr Redha Benhadj-Djilali
Automotive EngineeringDr Olga Duran
Automotive Engineering (Hybrid and Electric Vehicles)Dr Olga Duran
Automotive Engineering (Motorcycle Technology)Dr Olga Duran
Automotive Engineering (Commercial Vehicle Technology)Dr Olga Duran
Engineering Projects & Systems ManagementDr Andy Lung
Mechanical EngineeringDr Redha Benhadj-Djilali
Mechatronic SystemsDr Olga Duran
SCHOOL OF PHARMACY & CHEMISTRY
Analytical Chemistry /with Management StudiesDr Steve Barton
Forensic AnalysisDr James Barker
Pharmaceutical Analysis /with Management StudiesDr Steve Barton
Pharmacy Practice (OSPAP)Dr Reem Kayyali
Pharmaceutical Science /with Management StudiesDr Anil Vangala
Pharmaceutical TechnologyDr John Fletcher
WORK BASED LEARNING COURSES
Professional EngineeringMike Hope
Technology (Engineering)Mike Hope
Technology (Maritime Operations)Dave Edmondson
Technology (Innovation and Entrepreneurship)Dave Edmondson