Sian graduated from the University of Liverpool with a first class honours degree in construction project management.
Sian is a Chartered Construction Manager with 12 years’ experience working for Balfour Beatty Construction in the North West.
Her career commenced as a Site Engineer post-graduation progressing into Site Management.
In more recent years Sian worked as a design manager on large scale retail developments, courts, secondary schools and Grade II Listed refurbishment schemes.
Sian teaches construction, project and design management and has particular interests in designing for Autism and BIM.
2002, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom, BA (Hons) Construction Project Management
Disability Coordinator, Built Environment, Liverpool John Moores University, 2016 - present
Senior Lecturer, School of the Built Environment, Liverpool John Moores University, 2012 - present
PG Cert Learning & Teaching in Higher Education, United Kingdom, Liverpool John Moores University, 2012 - 2014
Dunne S, Mulliner E. 2016. Exploring transitional barriers for bilingual (Welsh-English) students LJMU Teaching & Learning Conference
Finnegan S. 2014. Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) and its role in improving decision making for sustainable development Engineering Education for Sustainable Development Public Url
Dunne SL, Dooley J. 2014. Breaking down the silo: Student and Staff collaboration within BUE Liverpool John Moores University Teaching and Learning Conference
Dunne SL, Dooley J. 2014. Opening the Eyes of the Civil Engineer through BIM HEA STEM Annual Learning and Teaching Conference
Engagement & Impact
Membership of professional bodies:
FHEA, Higher Education Academy, https://www.heacademy.ac.uk/professional-recognition/hea-fellowships. 2014
MCIOB, Chartered Institute of Building, http://www.ciob.org/. 2007
PG Cert Learning & Teaching in Higher Education. 2014
http://www.bimplus.co.uk/education/breaking-down-barriers-education/, Article for the Chartered Institute of Building on replicating the collaborative BIM mindset in the teaching curriculum..