Mr Richard Harpin

University TeacherRichard Harpin

Department of Civil and Structural Engineering
Sir Frederick Mappin Building
Mappin Street, Sheffield, S1 3JD

Telephone: +44 (0) 114 222 5748
Fax: +44 (0) 114 222 5700
Room: F127


  • BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering, Imperial College London
  • CEng, MIStructE


Richard joined the department in 2014 from Nottingham Trent University where he spent three years as a Lecturer in Structural Engineering and Architecture.

Prior to this he worked at Arup as a structural engineer for 17 years. For the last 6 years he was based in the Sheffield Office where he specialised in the design and delivery of projects in the education and community sector. Before this he was based in the London Office working on projects in the arts and commercial sector. He has also spent time working overseas as a resident engineer on a village school in Tanzania and a mass transit system in Bangkok.

Activities and Distinctions

  • University Teacher in Structural Design