Originally founded in Rockhampton in 1967 as the Queensland Institute of Technology (QIT) Capricornia, CQUniversity was awarded full university status in 1992, and now has more than 30000 students spread across more than 20 campuses and locations Australia-wide. CQUniversity Australia is on a phenomenal trajectory being recognized among the top 150 young universities in the world by the Times Higher Education. CQUniversity offers a world-class education, ranked in the top two per cent of universities worldwide, and are recognised as Australia’s first and only Changemaker Campus by social innovation group Ashoka U. CQUniversity has one of the largest footprints of any university in Australia, proudly offering a wide variety of TAFE and university qualifications.
The School of Engineering and Technology is a vibrant and rapidly growing school with over 275 staff and over 5000 students. It is bringing our focus on engaged and innovative education to benefit students, industry and communities in regional areas and beyond.
Dr Hassan Baji obtained his Master’s degrees in Structural Engineering from Iran University of Science and Technology. After that, he worked in different engineering firms as a structural engineer. Then, he pursued his PhD study at the University of Queensland, where he obtained his PhD degree in 2014. After completing his PhD degree and briefly working as a research associate in UNSW Canberra, he joined RMIT University as a research fellow in Civil Engineering in May 2015. Since then, he has been working on different industrial projects such as the Melbourne Metro and other ARC projects, in which he specifically worked on reliability-based service life prediction of infrastructure such as water pipeline network, tunnels, bridges and overhead structures subjected to deterioration processes, e.g., corrosion. Dr Baji is currently working as a lecturer of Civil Engineering at the Central Queensland University based in Cairns. Dr Baji has also extensive teaching experience working at the University of Queensland, RMIT University and Deakin University.
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