James Helal is a Lecturer in Construction Management within the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning. Trained in structural engineering at the University of Melbourne and the University of Texas at Austin, he conducts research on the design and structural health monitoring of high rise structures.
James has acquired significant teaching experience as a lecturer of several construction management and structural engineering subjects offered at the University of Melbourne. He is currently the subject coordinator of ABPL90324 Materials and Structures, a core subject within the Master of Construction Management at the Melbourne School of Design. He is also sharing teaching responsibilities for subjects within the Bachelor of Environments and the Master of Structural Engineering at the University of Melbourne.