Vitae

Academic Background

[2012]  PhD (Structural Engineering)
The University of Melbourne, Australia

[2000]  MSc (Structural Engineering)
Universiti Sains Malaysia, USM (University of Science, Malaysia)

[1999]  BEng (Hons) in Civil & Structural Engineering
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, UKM (The National University of Malaysia)

Professional Memberships

Fellow, Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE), UK (FCABE, C.BuildE)
Member, American Society of Civil Engineers  (MASCE)
Member, American Concrete Institute (MACI)
Life Member, Indian Concrete Institute (ICI)

Employment / Career History

[2019 – present] Associate Professor (Permanent/Tenured)
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (The National University of Malaysia), Bangi, Malaysia

[2012 – 2019] Senior Lecturer (Permanent/Tenured)
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (The National University of Malaysia), Bangi, Malaysia

[2007 – 2012]  Lecturer
Department of Architecture, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (The National University of Malaysia), Bangi, Malaysia

[2008 – 2010]  Casual Tutor / Teaching Assistant
Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

[2008 – 2009]  Research Assistant
Advanced Protective Technology for Engineering Structures (APTES) Research Group
Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

[2004 – 2007]  Lecturer
Department of Civil Engineering, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

[2002 – 2004]  Lecturer
Faculty of Engineering & Technical Studies, Open University of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

[2000 – 2002]  Engineer
Ganendra, Ahmad & Associates (Consulting Engineers), Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

[1998]  Trainee Engineer (Industrial Training)
L & M Prestressing Specialist Sdn. Bhd., Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

[1995]  Temporary Teacher
Batu Sepuluh Secondary School, Sitiawan, Malaysia

Affiliations

Academic/Professional

Cultural/Others

  • Life Member, Telugu Association of Malaysia  [2003 – present]
  • Member, Telugu Association of Malaysia – Senai/Skudai Branch  [2003 – present]