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Dr Zulfikar Adamu

Job title: Associate Professor of Strategic IT in Construction
Telephone: 020 7815 6132

Dr Zulfikar Adamu is an Associate Professor of Strategic IT in Construction in the School of The Build Environment and Architecture at London South Bank University (LSBU).

Dr Ali Bayyati

Job title: Senior Lecturer / Course Director
Telephone: 020 7815 7338

Ali has extensive experience in surveying, construction management, commercial management and construction technology, and is currently course director of our BSc Commercial Management and BSc Construction Management programmes.

Kate Ellis

Job title: Senior Lecturer
Telephone: 020 7815 7137

Kate Ellis teaches Construction Law and Property Law to construction and property professionals.

Dr Guowei Gu

Job title: Course Director - MSc/PgDip Property Development and Planning
Telephone: 020 7815 7132

Guowei began his academic career when he joined LSBU in 2006, after working in the professional real estate industry for 15 years.

Jennifer Hardi

Job title: Senior Lecturer; Course Director, BSc (Hons) Architectural Technology and BSc (Hons) Architectural Engineering
Telephone: 020 7815 7250

Jennifer Hardi's research interests are in Building Information Modelling, Life Cycle Assessment and sustainable buildings. She is a chartered member of CIAT (MCIAT) and involved in peer reviewing international journals specialising in sustainability.

Darren James

Job title: Senior Lecturer in Construction Technology
Telephone: 020 7815 7226

Darren's specialisms include construction, surveying, environmental issues in construction and surveying, and educational paths into the built environment sector.

Scott King

Job title: Course Director - MSc Real Estate
Telephone: 020 7815 7336

Scott is a specialist in property and real estate, property valuation for commercial real estate, training and coaching for property professionals and property research.

Lynne Michael

Job title: Course Director for MSc International Real Estate; Course Director for BSc Property Management (Building Surveying)
Telephone: 020 7815 7169

Lynne has an extensive career as a registered valuer and advisor. Her core competencies include the valuation of commercial, industrial, residential and rural property interests as well as statutory and compulsory purchase valuation procedures.

Dr George Ofori

Job title: Professor of Project Management
Telephone: 020 7815 7253

Dr Ofori specialises in Construction Management and Economics, at the project, company and industry levels.

Dr Steve Phillips

Job title: Senior Lecturer
Telephone: 020 7815 7121

Dr Steve Phillips is a Senior Lecturer in Construction, Property and Surveying in the School of The Built Environment and Architecture.

Steve Pittard

Job title: Senior Lecturer
Telephone: 020 7815 7109

Steve is an active member of the RICS, chairs the QS and Construction IT Business Group, and is a member of the QS & Construction Professional Group Board, as well as the more recently formed BIM Steering Group.

Dr Steven Ruddock

Job title: Research Fellow in Construction Management
Telephone: 020 7815 7133

Steven is a Research Fellow in the School of the Built Environment.  His main expertise and research interests are in the areas of construction management and construction economics.

Dr Menaha Thayaparan

Job title: Senior Lecturer
Telephone: 020 7815 7622

Menaha is a Senior Lecturer in Quantity Surveying. Her PhD research was on contribution of women managers to the UK construction industry, where the specific areas of study were gender, leadership and construction.

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