Dr Muhammad Rana is a full-time academic tutor, and for the Spring provision is the module leader for CON7CMC Management of Projects.
He has previously worked with University of Wolverhampton, University of Salford, and Highways England on various projects in the UK related to highways maintenance, simulation modelling and lean construction. He is a mechanical engineer by profession and completed his PhD in Construction Management (lean construction and simulation modelling on highway’s operations) from the University of Salford in 2018. He has been the course leader for MSc Demolition Management and MSc off-site construction at University of Wolverhampton and joined the University College of Estate Management on 14th February 2022 as a fulltime tutor in Construction Management.
During last three years, Dr Muhammad Rana has won several research funding grants totalling up to £300k from the Innovate UK, Qatar National Research Fund, British Council, Salford University, Highways England, and CIB on various topics of Sustainability, Off-site Construction, Energy Efficiency, Water Management and Environmental Resilience.
He also publishes frequently around the topics like off-site construction, MMC, Lean and simulation modelling.