Dr Adrian Bown

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Adrian is currently a lecturer in the Civil Engineering Group within the School of the Built Environment and Engineering at Leeds Beckett University.

Before joining academia, he was a Graduate Structural Engineer at a medium-sized firm of consulting Civil and Structural Engineers based in Leeds.

Adrian is a Chartered Engineer via his membership of the Institution of Civil Engineers and also a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Current Teaching

Adrian is involved in the teaching of mathematics, hydraulics and structures throughout the full suite of Civil Engineering courses at Leeds Beckett University.

Research Interests

Adrian was previously involved in research projects associated with various aspects of clay brickwork masonry. Both of his research qualifications were based on this area. In recent years, however, he has been concentrating on the learning styles of adults entering and progressing through Higher Education.

Selected Publications