John Ashton-Yamnikar

Senior Lecturer

School of Engineering

Harris Building, HB240

+44 (0) 1772 89 3228

Subject Areas: Architecture, Business and Management, Computing, Construction and Surveying, Design, Energy and Sustainability, Geography and Environment

Full Profile

As a Chartered Surveyor John is first and foremost a construction professional. However, for the last 30 years, he has specialised in the area of education for the aspiring construction professional. John's particular passions include developing the individual in terms of their fitness to serve the industry into which they will graduate, and nurturing their team spirit.

John's areas of responsibility in the education environment include:

  • Construction,
  • Surveying,
  • Project Management,
  • Construction IT,
  • Professional Practice,
  • Draughting & Design.


  • Certificate of Education (post-compulsory) – UCLan - 1993
  • Masters of Science – Construction Project Management – UCLan - 2015
  • Bachelor of Science – Building Surveying – University of Salford - 1981


Teaching Activities and Responsibilities

  • First Year Tutor
  • Workshop Co-ordinator
  • Course Leader
  • Programme Tutor


  • FCABE (retired)