SCU Staff Directory

Dr Yee Yan Lim
BEng(Hons)(NTU), MEng(NTU), PhD(NTU)
Current Appointment: Senior Lecturer
Organisational Unit: Faculty of Science and Engineering

Telephone: 0266269315
Mobile: 0422061133
Location: Engineering Office
Campus: Lismore
Personal Website

Yee Yan Lim obtained his bachelor degree in civil engineering with first class honours from Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore in 2004. He then pursued his Masters degree and PhD in civil engineering from the same institution and graduated in 2006 and 2012 respectively. In 2011, he was employed as a full time lecturer in School of Engineering and Information Technology, University Malaysia Sabah. In 2014, Yee Yan joined the the Faculty of Science and Engineering at Southern Cross University (SCU) as one of the founding academic staff in the engineering program. He has developed the teaching materials for four units: Mechanics of Materials, Concrete Structures, Computer Modelling and Analysis of Structures, and Design of Steel Structures. Yee Yan constantly obtains excellent teaching feedback before and after joining SCU. He was ranked among the top four according to a school wide teaching feedback in Session 2, 2014. He also received an SCU Teacher Commendations in 2015 from the Dean of Engineering. Yee Yan current research interests are smart materials based structural health monitoring, energy harvesting and geopolymer concrete. He is currently supervising three PhD, two Masters and several honours students. He has established research collaborations with researchers in Singapore, Japan, Malaysia, India, New Zealand and Australia. Yee Yan is the course coordinator of undergraduate engineering courses since 2018. Previously, he served several roles including the Academic Advisor of the SCU Engineering Society and the Industry Experience Coordinator of the engineering programs.  Please contact me directly if you are interested in pursuing a postgraduate degree.