Dr Saverio Spadea

Research Fellow

Dr. Saverio Spadea was a Research Fellow in the Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering at the University of Bath (UK) between 2015 and 2017 working on project EP/M01696X/1 led by Dr Orr. Dr Spadea was subsequently appointed to a Lectureship at the University of Dundee in 2017.

Dr Spadea has a strong research interest in all aspects of structural engineering, with particular focus on the use of innovative materials and new building techniques to reduce energy consumption involved in the construction process.

Saverio completed his Ph.D. in Structural Engineering and Building Rehabilitation at the University of Salerno (2010); he obtained a Master Degree in Building Engineering with honours (2006) and a Bachelor Degree in Building Engineering with honours (2003) from the University of Calabria (Italy).

Saverio worked as a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Salerno between 2010 and 2015, and was appointed as Visiting Research Scholar at McMaster University (Canada) in 2009 and 2010. Recently, he has been awarded with the J. William Fulbright Scholarship, in the category Visiting Scholar.