Dr Bryan Magee is Lecturer in Construction Materials within Ulster University's School of the Built Environment (2013-present).
A chartered civil engineer and concrete technologist, Bryan has worked as an educationalist, researcher and policy-maker in the field of civil/structural engineering for over 20 years. His specialist area of research interest is the behaviour, performance and advancement of civil/structural materials and has over 75 refereed technical publications published in this field. Since completing his PhD at the University of Dundee in 1997, Bryan's previous career includes academic posts at: University of Cape Town, South Africa (1997-98); Purdue University, Indiana, USA (1998-99); University of New Hampshire, USA (1999-2001); and Queen's University Belfast (2009-13). Bryan's also has UK-based industry experience gained via appointments with TRL Ltd. (2001-03) and The Mineral Products Association (2003-09).
Bryan is an active member/contributor to The Concrete Society, Institute of Concrete Technology and Quarry Products Association NI. He is co-founder/-organiser of numerous international conference series including: 'International Conference on the Durability of Concrete Structures (ICDCS)', 'Civil Engineering Research Association Ireland (CERAI)' and 'International Conference on Concrete Repair (Concrete Solutions)'. Bryan has also recently served as a guest editor for international journals: 'International Journal of Structural Engineering' (2010-15) and 'Construction and Building Materials' (2015-present).