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); City, University of London, UK (1 student); University of Surrey, UK (1 student); University of Bristol, UK (2 students); 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).