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Professor Geoffrey Q.P. SHEN

 

 

 

 

BEng, PhD, VMF(List A), FRICS, FHKIVM

 

Associate Dean, Faculty of Construction and Environment
Chair Professor of Construction Management

 

 

Tel: (852) 2766 5817

 

 

Email address: geoffrey.shen@polyu.edu.hk

 

 

 

 

 

 

Geoffrey is a Chair Professor of Construction Management of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He has a proven track record of accomplishment of academic leadership in construction management with a special interest in sustainable construction supported by information and communication technologies. He has led a large number of research projects with total funding of over HK$50 million and has authored more than 260 papers in peer-reviewed academic journals. He is a member of the Engineering Panel of The Research Grants Council in Hong Kong and a member of the editorial boards of several leading journals in the field of construction engineering and management, and has been invited to give keynote presentations in a number of international conferences. He served the built environment panel of the Research Assessment Exercise in Hong Kong in 2006, and he is the immediate past Chair of the Global Leadership Forum in Construction Engineering and Management Programs. Professionally, he is an Eminent Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Value Management (HKIVM). He is also a member of Advanced Construction Technologies sub-committee of the HK$1billion Construction Innovation and Technology Fund. As a certified Value Management Facilitator (List A) recognised by the HKSAR Government, he has professionally designed and facilitated over 60 value management and partnering workshops for large and complex construction projects. He received the Presidential Citation Award from SAVE International in 2009 for his “energetic and engaging effort to enhance value research and education”.

 

 

 

Teaching

 

 

 

Subject Areas

 

Value Management in Construction

 

 

Construction Project Management

 

 

Research and Consultancy Techniques

 

 

Research and Scholarly Activities

 

 

 

 

Research
Interests

 

Construction Project Management

 

 

Collaborative Working in Construction 

 

 

Value Management and Partnering

 

 

Construction Information Technology

 

 

Sustainable Construction

 

 

 

 

 

Administration

 

 

 

 

 

Associate Dean, Faculty of Construction and Environment

 

 

Academic Discipline Leader of Construction & Real Estate Management

 

 

Head of Department of Building and Real Estate, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (2008-2014)

 

 

 

Chairman, Postgraduate Scheme in Construction and Environment

 

 

Chairman, Learning and Teaching Committee of Faculty of Construction and Environment

 

 

Professional Services

 

 

 

Consultancy Projects

 

Provided professional services for a large number of major construction projects of government departments and other organisations, including

 

 

Architectural Services Department (ArchSD)

 

 

Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD)

 

 

Drainage Services Department (DSD)

 

 

Electrical and Mechanical Services Department (EMSD)

 

 

Highways Department (HyD)

 

 

Water Supplies Department (WSD)

 

 

Hong Kong Housing Authority (HKHA)

 

 

Hong Kong Housing Society (HKHS)

 

 

 

External Appointments

 

Chairman, Global Leadership Forum in Construction Engineering and Management (2014-2016)

 

 

President, Hong Kong Institute of Value Management (2007-2011)

 

 

 

 

Inaugural Secretary & Editor of the Hong Kong Institute of Value Management (1995-2007)

 

 

 

 

 

Publication List

 

Please refer to the Scopus Author Profile:

https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=7402933134

 


 

 

Updated in April 2020