Our Staff

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  • Dr Ehsan Ahmadi

    Lecturer in Civil Engineering

    Ehsan is currently a lecturer in School of Engineering and Built Environment at Birmingham City University and a Visiting Fellow at University of Southampton (UoS). Prior to his current position, Ehsan was a Research and Teaching Fellow within the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences at UoS. From 2014-2018, and...

  • Dr Hazel Ann Nash

    Senior Lecturer in Planning and Property Law

    Hazel is an experienced practitioner, having worked in private industry and central and local Government planning positions. She has previously worked for a variety of rural and urban local authorities in Development Management as well as in the Planning Policy Division of the Welsh Government where she led on the revision of...

  • Chris Berry

    Lecturer in Real Estate

    I joined the Birmingham City University teaching team in 2022 and  I teach undergraduates and postgraduates across various property-related subjects . I am a University of Nottingham Geography graduate and former alumni of the same course I teach on here at the BCU! I am new to academia and am excited to start my PhD...

  • Professor David Boyd

    Director of the Centre for Environment and Society Research

    David Boyd is Professor of Construction and Director of the Centre for Environment and Society Research , based at the School of Engineering and the Built Environment . He teaches on the  MSc Construction Project Management course. David has a background in engineering, but is better known for his management insights of...

  • Claudia Carter

    Reader in Environmental Governance / Associate Professor

    Claudia is Associate Professor in the field of interdisciplinary environmental research and environmental governance. Her research relates to climate change and sustainability adopting social-ecological systems thinking/approaches. Her main areas of interest are the opportunities and barriers to 'low-impact' living and the...

  • Dr Franco Kai Tak Cheung

    Associate Professor in Quantity Surveying

    Franco Cheung joined Birmingham City University in 2016. Coming from a professional background as a quantity surveyor for a consultant and contractors specialising in cost planning, he developed his specialism in cost modelling and forecasting techniques through his PhD study. Franco is an active researcher. His recent...

  • Dr Elham Delzendeh

    Senior Lecturer in Digital Built Environment

    Elham is a Senior Lecturer in Digital Built Environment at the Department of Built Environment, Birmingham City University. She has a PhD in Architecture and Built Environment, MSc, BSc Architectural Engineering, and is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA). Her core research is around advanced digital technologies...

  • Professor David Edwards

    Professor of Plant and Machinery Management

    David has accrued considerable leadership and management experience in the roles of teaching, award management and development, quality enhancement, student liaison and the national student survey (NSS), academic administration and research at a number of higher education institutes in this country and abroad. He is currently...

  • James Gaytten

    Senior Lecturer

    James is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Engineering and the Built Environment. He is an Architectural Technologist with 30 years post qualification experience in most construction sectors and has been teaching at Birmingham City University since 2008.

  • Mike Grace


    Mike’s background is in town and country planning and sustainable land use and his professional experience includes planning roles at Telford Development Corporation working on commercial and industrial growth, Manager of the Local Plans team at Telford and Wrekin Council, Head of Planning Services at Carlisle City Council...

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