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  • Bond University

    4229 Gold Coast


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Research interests

My primary research interest is sustainable construction. More specifically, I am interested in construction material waste minimisation, interactions between sustainable construction principles and construction phases, as well as construction professionals’ perceptions, attitudes, and behaviour. My research is theoretically informed by the theory of waste behaviour, and I employ both qualitative and quantitative research methods.

I have conducted research on building maintenance, building information modelling, intelligent buildings, professional practise and disaster risk management. For my PhD thesis, I developed a circular-economy-based construction waste minimisation framework, which provides a baseline for waste reduction in the construction industry.

The majority of my current research focuses on the application of the circular economy concept in minimising construction waste during the design, procurement and construction stages. In addition, I am working on developing a pocket guide for construction professionals to achieve zero waste on construction projects.

I am currently a co-investigator on two collaborative research grants with academics from the School of Architecture and Built Environment, University of Newcastle. I am a chartered building professional with the Australian Institute of Building.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Devlopment Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

Education/Academic qualification

Building, PhD, University of Newcastle

Award Date: 11 Sep 2019

Architecture, Master of Technology, Federal University of Technology, Akure

Award Date: 31 Oct 2012

Architecture, Bachelor of Technology, Federal University of Technology, Akure

Award Date: 10 Dec 2009


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