Nicholas Chileshe


Nicholas Chileshe is an Associate Professor in Construction and Project Management in the School of Natural and Built Environments at the University of South Australia. He is also the Research Education and Portfolio Leader and Program Director responsible for the Doctorate in Project Management. Nicholas obtained his PhD in Construction Management from the Sheffield Hallam University in 2004. He is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Building (FCIOB) (1999-2015); Fellow of the Australian Institute of Building (FAIB); Fellow of the Chartered Association of Building Engineers (FCABE); Chartered Building Engineer (C. Build E); Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA); Member of the Chartered Institute of Management (MICM); and Member of the Australian Institute of Project Management (MAIPM). Nicholas’s ongoing professional involvement includes membership and Chair of the Australasian Education Committee and of the CIOB International Accreditation Panel; he has also acted as PhD External Examiner for universities in South Africa, India and Australia. In addition, he regularly reviews proposals for the National Research Foundation (NRF) in South Africa, and the Higher Education Academy (UK). His current research interests include total quality management, supply chain management, reverse logistics, sustainability, construction management, risk & value management, project management and project success.

Associate Professor Nicholas Chileshe has received multiple external research awards from Emerald Literati Networks for Excellence for outstanding papers for Journal of Engineering, Design and Technology (2008; 2015); Construction Innovation (2016), Highly Commended Award Winner at the Literati Networks Awards for Excellence 2008 & 2016, Journal of Engineering, Design and Technology. Nicholas is also the recipient of the Outstanding Reviewer Award Winner at the Literati Networks Awards for Excellence 2008 and 2010, Journal of Engineering, Design and Technology, Emerald; Journal of Management in Engineering (JME) Outstanding Reviewer of 2016 & 2017, ASCE Outstanding Reviewer Program; Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part A: Civil Engineering Outstanding Reviewer of 2017, ASCE/ ASME Outstanding Reviewer Program.

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