Naval architecture staff line up for a photograph, all smiling, outside the henry dyer building

Naval Architecture, Ocean & Marine Engineering Our staff

Our staff are internationally recognised for their expertise. They work with industry and organisations from all across the world to provide top class help and advice.

Academic staff

Professor Atilla Incecik Associate Principal &  Executive Dean of the Faculty of Engineering
Professor Dracos Vassalos Head of Department
Dr Gerasimos Theotokatos Deputy Head of Department
Professor Mehmet Atlar Professor - Associate HoD (Research & KE)
Professor Nigel Barltrop Professor
Dr Evangelos Boulougouris Reader - Research & KE Proposals Development Director
Mr David Clelland Senior Teaching Fellow - UG Programme Director
Dr Andrea Coraddu Teaching Associate
Professor Sandy Day Professor - Associate HoD (Laboratories & Infrastructure)
Dr Yigit Demirel Lecturer
Professor Panagiotis Kaklis Reader
Dr Mahdi Khorasanchi Lecturer
Professor Chengi Kuo  Professor
Rafet Emek Kurt  Lecturer - PGT Recruitment Director
Dr Iraklis Lazakis Senior Lecturer - UG Recruitment Director 
Dr Byung Lee  Teaching Fellow
Dr Erkan Oterkus  Senior Lecturer - PGR Admissions and PHD Programme Director
Dr Selda Oterkus  Lecturer
Dr Gregory Payne Lecturer
Dr Julia Race  Senior Lecturer - Associate HoD (Academic) - PGT Programme Director
Dr Phil Sayer  Reader/ Associate Vice Dean (Academic)
Dr Tahsin Tezdogan  Lecturer
Professor Osman Turan  Professor - REF Director
Dr Qing Xiao  Reader
Dr Zhiming Yuan  Lecturer
Professor Peilin Zhou  Professor - Associate HoD (Recruitment & Internationalisation)

Administrative staff

Sheena Barker Finance Administrator (MSRC)
Alex Cahoon Recruitment Officer
Carol Georges Departmental Administrator
Michaela Graham Administration Assistant
Sharon Jamieson Undergraduate Administrator
Fiona Mackie Postgraduate Taught Administrator
Carolyn McLellan Undergraduate Recruitment Administrator
Lynn O'Brien Administrative Assistant
Susan Pawson Postgraduate Research Administrator
Lynne Samson Finance Administrator

Laboratory & technical staff

Grant Dunning Technician
Ross Gilmour IT Officer
John Hassan Software Engineer
Charles Keay Laboratory Co-Ordinator
Bill McGuffie Senior Technician
Edward Nixon Project Manager
Bill Wright Model Maker

Research Assistants

Adefila, Kehinde
Bletsas, Orestis
Bujorianu, Luminita Manuela
Chouliaras, Sotirios
Chrysinas, Leonidas (VS)
Cui, Tong
Dai, Saishuai
Dikis, Konstantinos
Feng, Peiyuan
Guan, Cong
He, Shi
Han, Yifang
Howett, Ben 
Jeong, Byongug
Karolius, Kristian
Katsoulis, Theofanis
Kiourtzis, Aristeidis
Kim, Mingyu
Liu, Wendi
Oguz, Elif
Pusia, Romanus
Paterson, Donald
Shi, Weichao
Vavourakis, Georgios (VS) 
Wang, Haibin
Zhang, Zan

Honorary Professor

Professor Tor Svensen