Vice Principal (Dubai) and Head of Dubai Campus

BSc, PhD

Ammar Kaka

Memberships of professional bodies

  • Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

External appointments

  • External examiner for a number of MSc programmes in Loughborough, Reading, Salford, UWE, etc. Universities.
  • Member of Editorial Boards for a number of research journals

Education

  • BSc Civil Engineering (1986) University of Salford
  • PhD Construction Management (1990) Loughborough University

Career history

  • Deputy Head of Campus (2008 – 2010)
  • William Watsons Chair of Building Engineering (2008- current)
  • Director of Learning & Teaching (2005 – 2008)
  • Professor of Construction Economics and Management (2000 – present)
  • Lecturer School of Architecture & Building Engineering (Liverpool University) (1991 – 2000)

Areas of research

  • Construction Management
  • Construction Cash Flow

Interests and hobbies

  • Reading and swimming