Influencers for Construction
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Researcher in Project Organisations
Jeff Scales recently completed his doctoral degree at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Australia. He teaches postgraduate and undergraduate subjects at UTS and the University of Sydney with a focus on project time management. His research takes a design approach to the application of technology to project scheduling. He previously worked as a project manager and operations manager in the fintech sector, working on projects throughout the Asia Pacific region
Hedley has worked in industry and academia. Research has largely focused upon the management of the construction firm and the firm-project interface. Hedley is also an artist, trying to capture urban atmosphere. Painting pictures is a type of project in its own right!
Stewart Clegg is a globally respected academic, presently Professor of Project Management at the the University of Sydney School of Project Management and the John Grill Institute of Project Leadership.
Shankar Sankaran is an academic leader in organisational project management, systems thinking and action research at the UTS School of the Built Environment. He is the Chair of the PMI's Global Accreditation Centre Board in 2021-22
Catherine Killen is a professor at the University of Technology Sydney. Professor Killen is best known for her research that brings a strategic perspective to project portfolio management (PPM) and highlights its role as a bridge between strategy and projects. Her practice-based research provides actionable insights for industry on ways to improve PPM capabilities. She has authored more than 100 research publications on PPM and innovation.
Bringing a unique blend of strong business acumen, listening skills, collaborative spirit, and change leadership, my goal is to accomplish the objective while never forgetting the people side of the equation. Intellectual curiosity, passion, and a strong belief in the continued growth and learning for everyone describe me well. I am a skilled cultural change agent, creative problem solver.
Dr Armando Castro is an Associate Professor in Management and director of the UCL Centre of Sustainable Governance and Law in the Built Environment. He is the programme leader of the master in Construction Economics and Management at the Bartlett, UCL and former deputy head of the ethics committee.
Dr. Tristano Sainati is a lecturer in project management. Tristano is an expert in financing and contracting for infrastructure projects.