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
Dr Julia Race  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
Professor Chengi Kuo  Professor
Rafet Emek Kurt  Lecturer - PGT Recruitment Director
Dr Iraklis Lazakis Senior Lecturer - UG Recruitment Director 
Dr Erkan Oterkus  Senior Lecturer - PGR Admissions and PHD Programme Director
Dr Selda Oterkus  Lecturer
Dr Gregory Payne Lecturer
Dr Phil Sayer  Reader/ Associate Vice Dean (Academic)
Professor Longbin Tao Professor
Dr Tahsin Tezdogan  Lecturer - PGT Programme Director
Professor Osman Turan  Professor - Departmental REF Director
Professor Dracos Vassalos Professor
Dr Qing Xiao  Reader
Dr Zhiming Yuan  Lecturer
Professor Peilin Zhou  Professor - Associate HoD (Recruitment & Internationalisation)
Dr Weichao Shi Lecturer

Administrative staff

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

Steven Black Chief Technician
Grant Dunning Technician
Ross Gilmour IT Officer
Rebecca McEwan Modern Apprentice
Bill Wright Model Maker

Research Assistants

Aktas Batuhan
Arslan, Volkan
 Bujorianu, Luminita Manuela
 Chang, Enrong
 Cheliotis Michael
 Chouliaras, Sotirios
 Cichowicz, Jakub
 Dai, Saishuai
 Dikis, Konstantinos
 Gunbeyaz, Sefer Anil
 Huang Yunke
 Jeong, Byongug
 Karolius, Kristian
 Katsoulis, Theofanis
 Liang, Yibo
 Liu, Wendi
 Lya, Da
 Nuernberg, Martin
 Oguz, Elif
 Oikonomou, Stylianos
 Paterson, Donald
 Pusia, Romanus
 Uzun, Dogancan
 Wang, Haibin
 Xiang, La
 Xiuxiu, Sun
 Yang, Renyou


Honorary Professor

Professor Tor Svensen