Dr. Atefeh Tate

School of Science, Engineering and Environment

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Contact Details

SEE New Building, Room 3.22.

Please email to arrange an appointment. 

Office times 

Wednesday and Friday 10:00 - 12:00

Current positions

Academic Tutor


Dr Atefeh Tate aims to solve real world industrial problems through innovative application of scientific and technological principles that arise from within the research community. She has performed fundamental scientific studies but also has experience in delivering consultancy projects to industrial partners and in commercialising research findings in the UK and the UAE.

Currently, she leads many of the activities of the Civil Engineering Apprenticeship programme (BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering (Civil Engineer Degree Apprenticeship) and managing the progress of Engineering Degree Apprentices with our industry partners.

Dr Atefeh Tate is the holder of a prestigious Marie Skłodowska-Curie Global fellowship, and project manager of a global EU founded research project. She has experience of being a researcher at The University of Salford and North-Eastern University, Boston-MA, USA and the San Diego State University, CA, USA.

Areas of research

My research interests are in the field of Project Management, Ethics in engineering, technology, society, and Engineering. Most of my activities are focused of understanding the design of technology for society.

Areas of supervision

Project Management- Engineering and Society


  • Institute of Civil Engineering (ICE)
  • Professional modules (Project Management)

Research Interests

  • Project Management in Construction
  • Cross Cultural Project Management
  • Circular Economy- Green Buildings
  • Construction and Society
  • Digital Technologies and Society

Qualifications and memberships

  • PhD   The University of Salford
  • M.Sc. The University of Salford
  • BSc.   The University of Salford