Associate Professor
Jonathan Bunker

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Faculty of Engineering,
School of Civil & Environmental Engineering


Personal details

Positions

Associate Professor
Faculty of Engineering,
School of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Keywords

infrastructure engineering, traffic engineering, transport asset management, transport engineering, transport planning, transit capacity, transit quality of services

Discipline

Civil Engineering

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Traffic Engineering) (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (Hons 1) (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships and associations

  • Transport Group Leader, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, QUT
  • Registered Professional Engineer Queensland (RPEQ)
  • Registered Professional Engineer, National Engineering Register (NER)
  • Member, Institution of Engineers Australia (MIEAust)
  • Fellow, Australian Institute of Traffic Planning and Management (FAITPM)
  • Member, Australasian Association of Engineering Education
  • Secretary, Transit Capacity and Quality of Service Committee, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, USA (2016 - )
  • Member, Transit Capacity and Quality of Service Committee, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, USA (2014 - )
  • National President, Australian Institute of Traffic Planning and Management (2008 - 2010)
  • Member, College of Mentoring Supervisors, QUT

Teaching

Academic Lead Learning and Teaching, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

As Academic Lead Learning and Teaching (ALLT) Assoc Prof Bunker is responsible for assisting the Head of School with the School’s learning and teaching activities, including course development, quality assurance and teaching allocations. This role promotes innovative approaches to pedagogy as part of curriculum development and supports academic staff to continually improve academic programs and student experience at both a School and Faculty level. As ALLT Assoc Prof Bunker leads and coordinates academics in learning and teaching related service positions.

As ALLT Assoc Prof Bunker operates at a dual level working with the Head of School on School matters, and the Associate Dean, Learning and Teaching (ADLT) on Faculty wide matters. He provides direct support to the HOS for the School’s learning and teaching activities as well as champion learning and teaching priorities (e.g. work integrated learning, digital learning, etc.) for the School. Working closely with the ADLT, he contributes to the Faculty Learning and Teaching Portfolio and provides leadership, support and advice related to learning and teaching initiatives across the Faculty.

Teaching areas Coordinating and teaching units at undergraduate and postgraduate level including:

  • Civil Engineering Systems (flagship first year civil engineering unit)
  • Advances in Civil Engineering Practice (capstone final year design unit)
  • Advanced Transport Engineering (final year second major unit)
  • Research Project 1 and 2 (capstone research unit)
  • Traffic and Transport Engineering (second year core civil engineering unit)
  • Design and Planning of Highways (past)


Past Learning and Teaching Roles

  • Study Area Coordinator (Civil Engineering), School of Civil Engineering and Built Environment
  • Learning and Teaching Director, School of Civil Engineering and Built Environment
  • Study Area Coordinator (Master of Engineering Transport)
  • Student Services Director, Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering

Experience

Publications

QUT ePrints

For more publications by Jonathan, explore their research in QUT ePrints (our digital repository).

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Awards