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Construction

About Construction at Melbourne

At the Melbourne School of Design we approach Construction  in the broadest possible way, as a discipline ideally incorporating any area of technical endeavour that seeks to improve our ability to manage the industrial structure, the fabrication and procurement process, and the output of building. 

Our curriculum is conceived to integrate the present requirements of professional training and education with the future needs of the industry, domestically as well as internationally. Our teaching seeks to produce successful work-ready graduates, but to also challenge students to contribute intellectually to tackling the industry’s social, technological, financial and environmental challenges.

Programs in Construction

Undergraduate study in Construction is taught through the Bachelor of Design and Bachelor of Environments.

The Construction major focuses on the management of people, processes and materials in the construction industry, and how they apply to specific building projects. This is an exciting and challenging time to be working in this field, as technologies are changing rapidly and our built environment has to respond quickly to difficult global environmental and resource challenges. You will learn through site visits and special presentations by industry professionals to deepen your understanding of real world practice.

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Graduate Programs in Construction

Introductory paragraph about the graduate construction management program and opportunities in graduate construction research

Construction Staff

Name
Title
Discipline
Contact
Senior Lecturer in Quantity Surveying and Construction Economics
8344 6811
aaibinu@unimelb.edu.au
Room 218

Melbourne School of Design Building (BN 133)

Research Assistant
8344 1130
paul-antoine.bontinck@unimelb.edu.au
Room 344

Melbourne School of Design (BN 133)

Senior Lecturer in Construction Management and Technology
8344 9957
tchan@unimelb.edu.au
Room 429

Melbourne School of Design Building (BN 133)

Senior Lecturer in Construction and Environmental Assessment
8344 8745
rhcr@unimelb.edu.au
Room 334

Melbourne School of Design Building (BN 133)

Senior Lecturer in Property and Construction Management and Technology
8344 8724
hdoloi@unimelb.edu.au
Room 309

Melbourne School of Design Building (BN 133)

Associate Professor in Construction Management
8344 8762
vfrancis@unimelb.edu.au
Room 342

Melbourne School of Design Building (BN 133)

Lecturer in Construction Management
8344 1547
james.helal@unimelb.edu.au
Room 429

Melbourne School of Design (BN 133)

Lecturer in Construction Management
9035 8680
cjensen@unimelb.edu.au
Room 334

Melbourne School of Design Building (BN 133)

Early Career Academic in Construction Management and Housing
9035 6537
aamartel@unimelb.edu.au
Room 429

Melbourne School of Design (BN 133)

Lecturer in Construction Management
8344 6646
vidalpc@unimelb.edu.au
Room 429

Melbourne School of Design (BN 133)

Lecturer in Construction Management
9035 3680
shang.gao@unimelb.edu.au
Room 353

Melbourne School of Design (BN 133)

Lecturer in Architectural Engineering
8344 5929
andre.stephan@unimelb.edu.au
Room 334

Melbourne School of Design Building (BN 133)

Professor of Building
8344 8981
p.tombesi@unimelb.edu.au
Room 432

Melbourne School of Design Building (BN 133)

Lecturer in Construction Management
9035 8679
omid.touranisama@unimelb.edu.au
Room G21

Baldwin Spencer Building (Bldg 113)

Senior Lecturer in Construction
8344 2784
p.vazserra@unimelb.edu.au
Room 429

Melbourne School of Design Building (BN 133)