Teaching @ UCL 

 

  • 2018 – present: Coordinator and contributor (50%) for the module IRDR0008: Catastrophe Risk Modelling (15 Credits), Earthquake Engineering with Disaster Management MSc/Risk and Disaster Science MSc/ Risk Disaster and Resilience MSc (about 20 students/year);
     

  • 2016 – present: Coordinator and contributor (100%) for the module CEGE0032: Introduction to Seismic Design of Structures (15 Credits), Earthquake Engineering with Disaster Management MSc/ Civil Engineering MSc/MEng (about 50 students/year);
     

  • 2016: Coordinator for the module GEOLGR97: Risk, Disaster and Resilience MSc Independent Project (60 credits), Institute for Risk & Disaster Reduction (24 students);
     

  • 2015 – 2016: Contributor (40%) for the module CEGEG090/CEGEM090: Advanced Structural Analysis/Structural Reliability component (15 Credits), Civil Engineering MSc/MEng (80 students/year);
     

  • 2014 – present: Contributor for the modules CEGE0061: Advanced Seismic Design of Structures (6 hours), CEGEG022/CEGEM022: Seismic Risk Assessment (6 hours), CEGEG030/CEGEM030: Natural Environmental Disasters (4 hours), GEOLGG09/ GEOLM002: Earthquake Seismology & Earthquake Hazard (4 hours), Department of Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering/Department of Earth Sciences/Institute for Risk & Disaster Reduction;
     

  • 2014 – 2016: Coordinator and contributor (60%) for the module CEGEG026: Engineering Seismology & Earthquake Geotechnics (15 Credits), Earthquake Engineering with Disaster Management MSc/Geophysics MSc (about 12 students/year);
     

  • 2014 – 2015: Contributor (Academic Client/Marker) for the module CEGEM002/CEGEG098: Integrated Design (60 Credits), Civil Engineering MSc/MEng;
     

  • 2014 – 2017: Supervisor for GEOLGR97: Risk, Disaster and Resilience MSc Independent Project (60 credits), Institute for Risk & Disaster Reduction (1 student in 2014/15; 1 student in 2015/16; 2 students in 2016/17);
     

  • 2014 – present: Supervisor for CEGE0049: MSc Research Project (60 credits), Department of Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering (4 students in 2014/15; 7 students in 2015/16; 6 students in 2016/17; 5 students in 2017/18; 5 students in 2018/19).
     

Others:

 

  • MPhil/PhD Internal Examiner at UCL (4 students) and PhD External Examiner at Imperial College London, UK (2 students), University of Bristol, UK (2 students), University of Surrey, UK (1 student), Scuola Universitaria Superiore IUSS, Pavia, Italy (Chair of the External Examiner Panel for the PhD Programme in Understanding and Managing Extremes, ciclo XXX e XXXI), University of Porto, Portugal (1 student), Heriot-Watt University (1 student), Warwick University (1 student), University of Canterbury, New Zealand (1 student), University of Aberdeen, UK (1 student);
     

  • May 2017: Co-organizer and lecturer for the one-week short-course on Probabilistic Seismic Risk Assessment at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (PUCP), Lima, Peru;
     

  • 2015 – present: Supervisor of visiting students at UCL for MSc Research Project at the University of Naples Federico II, Italy; Second University of Naples, Italy; Beijing Jiaotong University; University of Perugia, Italy; University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy; Politecnico di Milano, Italy; Politecnico di Bari, Italy;
     

  • May 2015: Co-organizer and contributor for the one-day short-course (Continuing professional development) on Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering Enabled by Advances in Structural Simulation in collaboration with Stanford University and University of California, Davis, London, UK;
     

  • November 2014: Contributor for the three-day short-course (Continuing professional development) on Global Earthquake Model - Physical Vulnerability in collaboration with the Global Earthquake Model (GEM) Foundation and the Society for Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics (SECED), London, UK;
     

  • October 2014: Contributor (4 hours) for the one-week short-course on Natural Hazards for the London NERC Doctoral Training Partnership;
     

  • October 2014: Guest Coordinator and contributor (100%) for the module CEG8304: Structural Reliability (10 Credits) at the Newcastle University, Structural Engineering MSc/Civil and Structural Engineering MEng (70 students).

     

Academic Service

 

  • 2019 – present: Affiliate/Study Abroad/Erasmus Coordinator/Tutor for the Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, University College London;
     

  • 2018 – present: Member of Diversity and Equality Committee (DEC), Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, University College London;
     

  • January 2018: Chair of the PhD Scholarship Selection Panel, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, University College London;
     

  • 2016 – present: Member of interview panels for various academic appointments in the Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering and the Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction, University College London;
     

  • 2016: Member of the Scholarship Selection Procedure Working Group, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, University College London;
     

  • 2015 – present: Academic Advisor for UCL Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) Student Chapter – First on in the UK and only very few in Europe;
     

  • 2014 – 2019: Degree Programme Director for the MSc in Earthquake Engineering with Disaster Management (EEDM), University College London;
     

  • 2014 – present: Member of Teaching Committee, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering and Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction, University College London;
     

  • 2014 – 2017: Member of Research Committee, Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction, University College London;
     

  • 2014 – present: Member of Departmental Staff-Student Consultative Committee (DSSCC), Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, University College London;
     

  • 2014 – present: Deputy Director of EPICentre and responsible for outreach activities (seminars, social medias, etc).