Gayan Wedawatta

Senior Lecturer

Research interests

Disaster resilience in the built environment (especially flood adaptation)
Post-disaster re-construction and recovery
Construction 4.0 for disaster resilience

Procurement in the construction industry (with special emphasis on collaborative approaches to procurement)
Cost and contract management in construction

Interested in a wide range of issues pertaining to disaster resilience, construction project management, and cost studies. Please contact to discuss potential PhD projects on such issues outside those listed above.

ORCID

0000-0002-8600-5077

Research Student Supervision Interests

Procurement in the construction industry (with special emphasis on collaborative approaches to procurement) Cost and contract management in construction Disaster resilience in the built environment (especially flood adaptation) Post-disaster re-construction and recovery Construction 4.0 for disaster resilience Interested in a wide range of issues pertaining to disaster resilience, construction project management, and cost studies. Please contact to discuss potential PhD projects on such issues outside those listed above.

Organisational affiliations

Education/Academic qualification

  • PGCert, Teacher Training (University), Aston University

    Professional Practice in HE

    Oct 2013 - Jun 2015
  • PhD, Construction Managment, University of Salford

    Apr 2008 - Sep 2013
  • BSc (Hons), Quantity Surveying, University of Moratuwa

    Jan 2003 - Dec 2006

Professional Qualifications

  • Fellow (FHEA), Higher Education Academy (HEA)

    7 Jul 2015 -
  • Member (MCIOB), Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB)

    1 Jan 2014 -