July 2016 - present: Technical Tutor in the Faculty of Science and Technology
July 2009-July 2016: Senior Lecturer in Design Engineering at Middlesex University. Programme Leader for:
2007-2009: Self-employed freelance technology consultant and educator.
2002-2007: Post-doctoral Research Associate, Imperial College London.
1996-2000: PhD student at Imperial College London
1994-1995: National Physical Laboratory, Research Scientist
1992-1994: MSc (Research) in Electronic Engineering at the University of Kent
1988-1992: BSc(Hons) in Computer Systems Engineering at the University of Kent
2000: PhD Mechanical Engineering, Imperial College London (Thesis Title: "Development of a Haptic Robot to take Blood Samples from the Forearm")
1994: MSc (Research) Electronic Engineering, University of Kent (Thesis Title: "A Transputer Based Six Legged Autonomous Walking Robot")
1992: BSc (Hons), 2:1, Computer Systems Engineering (Informatics), University of Kent (3rd year at the Technical University of Aachen, Germany)
Involved with teaching on programmes:
Griffiths, Wyn and Weldin, Nick and Zivanovic, Aleksandar and Knott, Calum and Tsvetkov, Denis (2015) Robot overlords. [Show/Exhibition]
Jedwab, Debora M. and Zivanovic, Aleksandar (2015) Methodologies and strategies for enhancing the undergraduate experience for BA/BSC product design students through collaborations with designer Moritz Waldemeyer. In: EDULEARN15 7th International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies, 6-8 Jul 2015, Barcelona, Spain.
Le, Hoang H. and Loureiro, Rui C. V. and Dussopt, Florian and Phillips, Nicholas and Zivanovic, Aleksandar and Loomes, Martin J. (2014) Soundscape and haptic cues in an interactive painting: a study with autistic children. In: 5th IEEE RAS/EMBS International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics, 12-15 Aug 2014, Anhembi Convention Center in São Paulo, Brazil.
Androutsopoulos, Kelly and Gorogiannis, Nikos and Loomes, Martin J. and Margolis, M. and Primiero, Giuseppe and Raimondi, Franco and Varsani, Puji and Weldin, N. and Zivanovic, Aleksandar (2014) A racket-based robot to teach first-year computer science. In: 7 th European Lisp Symposium, May 5 – 6 2014, IRCAM, Paris, France.
Sial, Sara Baber and Zivanovic, Aleksandar (2013) Communicating simulated emotional states of robots by expressive movements. In: International Conference on Social Robotics, Workshop 2: Embodied Communication of Goals and Intentions, 27-29 Oct 2013, Bristol, UK.