Dr Pooya Sareh is a Lecturer and Director of the Creative Design Engineering Lab (Cdel) at the University of Liverpool, London Campus. He is also a design researcher under the sponsorship of Hyundai-Kia Motors at the Intelligent Mobility Design Centre of the Royal College of Art. Prior to these current appointments, he was Course Leader and Lecturer of Engineering Design in the Department of Aeronautics at Imperial College London (2016-18), and a visiting lecturer at the Royal College of Art.
He graduated from Cambridge University with a PhD in Engineering (Advanced Structures Group) in 2014, during which he also attended the Florence Academy of Art, Italy. Subsequently, he joined the Aerial Robotics Laboratory at Imperial College London as a Post-doctoral Research Associate in Robotics. He holds BSc (First Class Hons.) and MSc (Distinction) degrees in Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering from Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, and the University of Sheffield, UK, respectively.