School of Civil Engineering

Engagement Committee

Chair - Dr Joe Gattas

Membership of this committee:

  • Denys Villa Gomez (Environmental)
  • Jake Whitehead (Transport)
  • Juan Cuevas Rodriguez (Fire Safety)
  • Jurij Karlovsek (Geotechnical)
  • Kyle Williams (EAIT Faculty Representative)
  • Ruth Donohoe (Technical Staff Representative)
  • Weiqi Cui (Student rep - Structural)

The Secretary for correspondence is currently Ms Selina Weller


Industry Advisory Board

Chair – Peter Burnton, Arup

Membership of the current board is: 

  • Matt Eastman, Lendlease
  • Marco Ficca, ADG Consulting Engineers
  • David Finch, UQ Civil Engineering
  • Badin Gibbes, UQ Civil Engineering
  • Mandy Haldane, TMR
  • Ms Miranda Mahoney, President of the Civil Engineering Student Association (CESA)
  • Kenneth Jacobs, TMR
  • Trevor Johnson, KTLAR
  • Mike Marley, Golder
  • Julie Mitchell, TMR
  • Liza O'Moore, UQ Civil Engineering
  • Mark Reedman, UQ Civil Engineering
  • Russell Smith, Global Infrastructure Partners
  • Henry Unwin, Laing O'Rourke
  • CM Wang, UQ Civil Engineering
  • Carlo Prato, UQ Civil Engineering

The Secretary for correspondence is currently Mrs Donna Santilli

Terms of Reference


International Committee

Chair - Dr Matthew Mason

Membership of this committee:

  • Simon Albert
  • Remo Cossu
  • Vinh Dao
  • Dilum Fernando
  • Juan Hidalgo
  • Jurij Karlovsek
  • Ilje Pikaar
  • Mehdi Serati
  • Denys Villa Gomez
  • Mehmet Yildirimoglu
  • Zuduo Zheng

The secretary for correspondence is Ms Katie Allan


Health, Safety and Wellness Committee

Chair - Mark Reedman (School Manager)

  • Ryan Anderson (EAIT HSW & Facilities Manager)
  • Jeronimo Carrascal (Lab Manager)
  • Ruth Donohoe (Technical Staff)
  • Markus Fluggen (Lab Manager)
  • Alistair Grinham (Academic Staff)
  • Cindy Mossop (EAIT HSW Coordinator)
  • Carlo Prato (Interim Head of School)
  • Sebastian Quintero (Lab Manager)
  • Fraser Reid (Senior Laboratory Manager)
  • Shane Walker (Civil WHSC and Committee Secretary)

The secretary for correspondence is Mr Shane Walker

Terms of Reference

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Promotions and Review Committee

Chair - Prof Bill Clarke


Research Committee

Chair - Dr Cristian Maluk

Membership of this committee is:

  • Prof Carlo Prato (Interim Head of School)
  • Prof Mark Hickman (Deputy Post Graduate Coordinator, Transport)
  • Dr David Callaghan (Coastal)
  • Prof Peter Nielsen (Coastal)
  • Dr Alistair Grinham (Environmental)
  • Dr Lisa Ottenhaus (Structural)
  • Dr Mehdi Serati (Geotechnical)
  • A/Prof Alex Scheuermann (Geotechnical) 
  • Md Habibullah Bhuyan (Postdoctoral representative, Geotechnical)
  • Mr Harry Mills (Student representative, Structures)

The Secretary for correspondence is Katie Allan.


Teaching and Learning Committee

Chair - Dr Vinh Dao

Membership of this committee is:

  • SangHyung Ahn (Structures)
  • Tom Baldock (Coastal)
  • Remo Cossu (Water)
  • Robert Day (Geotech)
  • Badin Gibbes (Environmental)
  • Jiwon Kim (Transport)
  • David Lange (Fire)
  • Ilje Pikaar (Water)
  • Liza O'Moore (AD(Academic))
  • Philip Terrill (Deputy ADA, 1st Year)
  • Miranda Mariette (Library services)
  • Ms Isabella Foldvary (Student representative)
  • Mark Reedman (School Manager)

The Secretary for correspondence is Mrs Jeannette Watson

Click here to go to the Teaching and Learning Committee page.