Alohan Omoregie

Dr Alohan Omoregie BEng (Hons) MEng PhD PGCertE CEng MIET

Senior Lecturer

Dr Alohan Omoregie currently works in the School of Engineering and the Built Environment University of Greenwich as a Senior Lecturer. Alohan is a Chartered Engineer and has over two decades of practice experience, encompassing academic and professional practices. His experience spans Europe, Asia (Middle East), and Africa (Sub-Saharan Africa). He obtained his PhD in 2006 from De Montfort University.

Alohan’s research interests are in sustainable development, specifically:

  1. sustainable infrastructure provision
  2. sustainable building materials
  3. clean water and sanitation
  4. sustainable cities and communities and the developing world-built environment

Alohan has taught at postgraduate and undergraduate levels, with modules covering structural engineering (mechanics of materials, structural planning, analysis, and design), civil engineering (hydraulics and fluid mechanics, urban drainage), and construction (management, material and technology). Alohan has also taught engineering mathematics, computer aided design (CAD): AutoCAD (2D & 3D) and Autodesk Inventor.

Alohan has worked as an engineering consultant in the United Kingdom and Nigeria as part of his professional practice. He has served in the following academic capacities: Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Course Leader and Program Leader. He has authored several published works in reputable academic journals and conferences. Alohan Omoregie is the author of “Blueprints for Infrastructure and Service Delivery in Sub-Saharan Africa”.

Responsibilities within the university

  • Module leadership, teaching and tutorial guidance
  • Postgraduate and undergraduate dissertation supervision
  • Research and other forms of scholarly activity
  • Examining, curriculum development, administration, and any other related activities to be determined by the Pro-vice chancellor/Head of School/Head of department.

Awards

De Montfort University Research Grant (PhD Bursary) (2002 -2006); investigating “Blueprints for Infrastructure and service delivery in sub-Saharan Africa”

Recognition

Chartered Engineer and Member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology

Registered Chartered Engineer (CEng), Engineering Council (UK)

Reviewer to the following Journals:

  • Journal of Sustainable Development (JSD); open-access journal published by the Canadian Centre for Science and Education.
  • International Journal of Research in Environmental Studies. An open-access academic refereed journal published monthly by BluePen Journals.
  • Journal: Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Management Procurement and Law.
  • Journal: Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Civil Engineering.
  • Journal: Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Municipal Engineering.

3rd International Conference on Infrastructure Development in Africa (ICIDA 2014)

Research / Scholarly interests

Alohan’s research interests are in sustainable development, specifically:

  • Sustainable infrastructure provision.
  • Sustainable building materials.
  • Clean water and sanitation.

Sustainable cities and communities and the developing world-built environment

Recent publications

Article

Omoregie, Alohan and , English, Mark (2017), Housing infrastructure: contemporary issues in timber adoption. Institution of Civil Engineers Publishing (ICE). In: , , , . Institution of Civil Engineers Publishing (ICE), Proceedings of the ICE - Municipal Engineer, 170: 1600022 (ME4) . pp. 205-220 ISSN: 0965-0903 (Print), 1751-7699 (Online) (doi: https://doi.org/10.1680/jmuen.16.00022).

Omoregie, Alohan and , Turnbull, Daniel Ernest (2016), Highway infrastructure and building information modelling in UK. Institution of Civil Engineers Publishing (ICE). In: , , , . Institution of Civil Engineers Publishing (ICE), Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Municipal Engineer, 169 (4) . pp. 220-232 ISSN: 0965-0903 (Print), 1751-7699 (Online) (doi: https://doi.org/10.1680/jmuen.15.00020).

Conference proceedings

Omoregie, Alohan , Khairy, Mohamed, Farrell, Peter (2017), Labour productivity in the U.A.E. construction and housing sector. Architecture Media Politics Society (AMPS). In: , , In: Graham Cairns, Eleni Tracada, Eric An (eds.), AMPS Proceedings Series 10. Cities, Communities and Homes: Is the Urban Future Livable? University of Derby. 22—23 June, 2017. Architecture Media Politics Society (AMPS), United Kingdom Labour Productivity in the U.A.E. Construction and Housing Sector, 10 (1st) . pp. 351-365 ISSN: 2398-9467 (Print), (doi: http://architecturemps.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/AMPS-Proceedings-10-Cities-Communities-Homes-Is-the-Urban-Futire-Livable.pdf).