Built Environment Research Institute staff

Meet the staff, PhD students, visiting professors and researchers involved in our research.


Professor Faris Ali

Professor of Structural Engineering

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Eleni Asimakopoulou

Research Associate in Fire & Materials

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Professor Jim Berry

Professor of Global Real Estate & Planning Strategy

Dean's Office (Comp, Eng & Be)

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Dr Neale Blair

Associate Head of the Belfast School of Architecture and Built Environment

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Donatella Cirrone

Research Associate in Safety Engineering

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Shane Colclough

Research Fellow - Energy Storage in Buildings

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Karen Davison

Lecturer in Building Technology and Materials

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Steven Devlin

Faculty Grant Development Manager

Research Development

  • Key responsibilities

    Lead for Faculty of Computing and Engineering and the Built Environment. Support for Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.

    • Identify and promote relevant research funding calls for the Faculty
    • Liaise with external funding agencies to seek intelligence and guidance
    • Co-ordinate, cost and review applications and provide support and guidance to researchers

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Dr Robert Eadie

Lecturer in Construction Management

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Saul Golden

Lecturer in Architecture and Spatial Design

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

BA-02-024 - Belfast campus

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Professor Martin Haran

Professor of Real Estate and Urban Studies

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Professor Neil Hewitt

Head of Belfast School of Architecture & the Built Environment

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Martin Hinch

Research Associate in Performance & Analysis of Residential Property Markets

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Sergii Kashkarov

Research Associate in Safety Engineering

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Patrick Keatley

Lecturer in Energy Policy and Infrastructure

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Khoa Le

Research Associate in Renewable Energy Systems for Buildings

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Sean MacIntyre

Senior Lecturer in Environmental Health

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Bryan Magee

Lecturer in Construction Materials

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Clare Mahon

Lecturer in Building/Construction Technology

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Dmitriy Makarov

Reader in Hydrogen Production and Storage

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Ciaran McAleenan

Lecturer in Quantity Surveying

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Nigel McConnell

Lecturer in Human Behaviour in Fire

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Rodney McDermott

Lecturer in Civil & Environmental Engineering

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Phillip Millar

Lecturer in Civil Engineering: Land Surveying & GIS

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Jayanta Mondol

Research Director - Architecture, Built Environment & Planning

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Martina Murphy

Associate Head of School

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

BA-02-026 - Jordanstown campus

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Professor Ali Nadjai

Professor of Fire Structural Engineering

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Adrian Pugsley

Research Associate in Solar Collector Technologies

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Gavan Rafferty

Lecturer in Spatial Planning and Development

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Heather Ritchie

Lecturer in Spatial Planning and Energy Policy

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Angela Rolfe

Research Associate

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Volodymyr Shentsov

Research Associate in Safety Engineering

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Brian Solan

Lecturer in Foundation Engineering

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Inna Vorushylo

Lecturer in Energy Storage

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr Christopher Wilson

Research Associate in Thermal Energy Systems

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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Dr David Woodward

Reader in Infrastructure Engineering

Belfast School of Architecture & the Be

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