ABOUT ME

I am a professor of real estate at the School of Housing, Building and Planning, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Malaysia. I teach real estate and project management courses. My research interests range from housing, innovation to sustainability in the built environment. I have published in scholarly journal articles, books chapters, and books and have presented at international and national conferences. I regularly review technical papers for international and local journals, conferences and research grants.  At the time of writing, I have graduated twelve Ph.D. and seven Master (research) students.

Research Interest

1984-1986

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Bachelor of Surveying (Hons.) Property Management

1999 - 2002

Universiti Sains Malaysia

Ph.D Housing

Academic Qualification

1990-1991

Universiti Sains Malaysia

M.Sc Project Management

Focuses on issues such as affordability, housing delivery system, housing preference, maintenance and green housing

Real Estate Development

Focuses on innovation  in construction industry, its impact on performance and factors that can increase innovativeness 

Innovation and BIM

Focuses on environmental issues in construction industry, environmental performance and factors that can increase green practice

Green Practice  

1981-1984

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Diploma of Valuation