Dr. Jinyan Wang

School of Science, Engineering and Environment

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Contact Details

Newton Building Room 217

Please email for an appointment.

Current positions

Lecturer in Structural Engineering


Jinyan is a lecturer in Structural Engineering in the School of Science, Engineering and Environment at the University of Salford where she has been a staff member since 2011. Prior to this Jinyan worked as Research Fellow from 2008 to 2011 at the University of the West of England, Bristol, and as Research Assistant/Fellow from 2005 to 2008 at the University of Salford. Jinyan completed her PhD in 2005 at the University of Salford.


  • Level 6 Structures
  • Level 7 Bridge Engineering
  • Level 7 Seismic Eng & Practical Application of FEA

Research Interests

  • Structural behaviours of masonry, particularly masonry arch bridges
  • Soil-Structure interaction
  • FE modelling of engineering structures
  • A broad interest in structural concrete

Qualifications and Memberships


  • PhD in Structural Engineering


  • Member of International Masonry Society