Executive team

The executive team safeguard the student experience, shape the development of new courses and drive research to deliver valuable socio-economic benefits

Prof. George Ofori

School/Division: Built Environment and Architecture
Job title: Dean of School of The Built Environment and Architecture
Telephone: 020 7815 7253

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


James Pang

School/Division: Built Environment and Architecture
Job title: Director of Operations, School of The Built Environment and Architecture
Telephone: 020 7815 7358

James is the Director of Operations for the School of the Built Environment and Architecture.


Dr Mahmood Datoo

School/Division: Built Environment and Architecture
Job title: Interim Director of Education and Student Experience
Telephone: 020 7815 7388

Dr Datoo is the Interim Director of Education and Student Experience. He has over 30 years of experience in teaching Structural Analysis, Stress Analysis and Finite Element Modelling. He has authored a book on “Mechanics of Fibrous Composites”.


Prof. Issa Chaer

School/Division: Built Environment and Architecture / Civil and Building Services Engineering
Job title: Director of Research and Enterprise
Telephone: 020 7815 7149

Dr Issa Chaer is a Chartered Engineer with a PhD in Heat Transfer. He is currently the Director of Research and Enterprise for the School of the Built Environment and Architecture.

He is an active research academic with interests in energy conversion and energy management including CHP and trigeneration systems, refrigeration, alternative and renewable technologies, life cycle assessment, heat transfer, and energy conversion, food processing and food manufacturing, and novel techniques to reduce energy demand and carbon emission within the engineering sector.


Prof. Obas John Ebohon

School/Division: Built Environment and Architecture / Construction, Property and Surveying
Job title: Professor of Sustainability and Environmental Law
Telephone: 020 7815 7279

Obas John Ebohon is Professor of Sustainability and Environmental Law in the School of Built Environment and Architecture and Director of the Centre for Sustainability and Resilient Communities