Work experience

Research Fellow

University College London-UK
  • Working for multiple Turnkey projects on Decision Support Systems for Earthquake Early Warning and Rapid Response
London, UK
April 2021 - Present

Graduate Student Researcher

University of California-Irvine
  • Worked for multiple projects funded by California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC), California Strong Motion Instrumentation Program (CSMIP) and Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research (PEER)
California, USA
January 2018 - March 2021

Lecturer (Teaching Associate)

University of California-Irvine
  • Instructed the course of CEE150: Mechanics of Materials
  • Implemented Pedagogical Practices in the Teaching methodology
  • Designed and executed course-plan involving critical thinking and group-based and collaborative learning techniques
California, USA
June 2020 - September 2020

Teaching Assistant

University of California-Irvine
California, USA
  • Teaching Assistant (CEE150: Mechanics of Material)
    • Held 2 Discussion sessions and 1 Office-Hour, weekly
March 2020 - June 2020
  • Teaching Assistant (CEE149: Intro to Earthquake Engineering)
    • Held 2 Discussion sessions and 1 Office-Hour, weekly
March 2019 - June 2019
  • Teaching Assistant (CEE150: Mechanics of Materials)
    • Held 4 Discussion sessions and 2 Office-Hours, weekly
September 2018 - December 2018
  • Laboratory Instructor Teaching Assistant (CEE150L: Mechanics of Materials Lab)
    • Held 8 Laboratory sessions and 1 Office-Hour, weekly
September 2017 - December 2017

Graduate Interconnect Peer Mentor

University of California-Irvine
  • Utilized strong communication skills in corresponding with 10 graduate students weekly with valuable resources and information
  • Developed valuable interpersonal skills by counseling and empowering students to make well-informed decisions
  • Demonstrated customer service skills in welcoming over 400 international graduate students to the campus
  • Organized social events for students to encourage engagement and to grow networks across campus
  • Authored blog articles to help provide useful resources and support for graduate students See Blogs
  • See Website
California, USA
March 2018 - December 2018

Design Engineer Intern

Jammu & Kashmir Projects Construction Corporation (JKPCC)
Project Authority- Institute of Management and Public Administration (IMPA)
  1. Construction of 4-Story Lecture Hall Complex
    • Gained experience in the designing and execution details of the construction of 4 Story Lecture Hall Complex.
    • Liaised with clients and a variety of professionals including designing consultants and architects
    • Performed assistance in the technical design and feasibility studies including: site investigation, designing of structural members
  2. Construction of 2 Lane 118 Meter PSC Box Girder Skew Bridge
    • Closely assessed and monitored the construction of 2 lanes 118 Meter PSC Box Girder Skew Bridge
    • Gathered technical skills and know-how in the construction and execution of bridge piers, abutments and well foundation
    • Performed a technical, organizational and supervisory role during the pendency of the construction project
Jammu and Kashmir, India
June 2015 - August 2015

Site Engineer Intern

Economic Reconstruction Agency (ERA)
Project Authority- Government of Jammu & Kashmir
  1. Construction of Expressway Corridor/Flyover
    • Closely monitored the process of construction of RCC pile footings, pile caps and piers of an Expressway Corridor (Flyover)
    • Gathered experience in on-site construction execution, inspection, computer applications, scheduling, and cost estimating
    • Performed routine aspects of construction management, flyover installation, construction, and quality control
Jammu and Kashmir, India
June 2014 - August 2014