Hesham A Bassioni , Ph.D.


Honours & Awards
Field of Interest
Academic Experience


  • Professor of Construction Management (AASTMT), PhD (U. Loughborough, UK), MIBA (ESLSCA, France), ME (U. Florida, USA), BSc (U. Alexandria, Egypt), and Project Management Professional - PMP (PMI, USA).

    Dean of College of Continuing Education, Arab Academy for Science, Technology & Maritime Transport (under development)

    Has a varied practical and academic experience for over 22 years. Consultancy and practical experience has been in the areas of: Project and program management contract administration and claims management FIDIC & Bespoke Contracts project scheduling and control: cost estimating and control feasibility studies, business cases and business plans and project risk management. Organizational business management and restructuring business process re-engineering quality control and assurance business excellence business performance management (Balanced Scorecard) strategic management risk management and Disaster Risk Management (DRM).

    Published over 30 research papers in various construction management leading journals and conferences. Refereed papers to leading construction management journals and conferences.

Courses Added

Courses Added
CourseAcademic yearTerm

CB415 - Quantity Surveying, Cost Estimating and Specifications

2014 Spring View All Content
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Academic Experience

  • Professor of Construction Management, Jan 2014 - Dec 0000
    Taught a variety of Project, Construction and Business Management courses. Head of Construction Management Group

    Construction & Building Eng. Dept.
  • Assistant & Associate Professor, Jan 2005 - Dec 2013
    Taught a variety of Project, Construction and Business Management courses in the departments of Industrial Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Construction & Building Engineering, Sunderland University Program, and Departments of Computer Science and Information Sciences. Responsible for the Master & Diploma programs within the department of Construction & Building Engineering from Jan 05 to Jun 09 and Project Management Diploma within the Graduate School of Business from Jul 09 to Jan 11. Participated in the development and updating of the curriculum and syllabus of Master and Bachelor of Engineering programs and Diploma in Project Management, Graduate School of Business. Designed the Construction Management portion of the Characterization of Construction Engineering, approved and adopted by the National Academic Reference Standards (NARS), Egypt for implementation in all Egyptian Universities. Developed a group of student handouts and study guides in Project and Construction Management. Delivered professional training in Project Management using Primavera 3.1 & 6.0 to professional planners and engineers.
    Construction & Building Eng. Dept.
  • Assistant Lecturer, Sep 1995 - Dec 2004
    Construction & Building Eng. Dept.
  • Teaching Assistant, Jan 1995 - May 1995
    Computer Information Science Dept., U. Florida, USA
  • Research Assistant, Jan 1993 - Apr 1994
    Participated in research directed towards the development of The Florida Radon Codes and Standards. Assigned as a group member then leader in the research team.
    Dept. of Civil Eng., U. Florida, USA


  • PhD in Construction Management, Loughborough University, UK, Dec 2004
  • MIBA in Business Administration, ESLSCA, France, Sep 2000
  • Master of Engineering (Thesis Option) in Construction Engineering & Management, University of Florida, USA, Dec 1994
  • BSc in Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria University, May 1991

List of Publications

    • A. Fahmy, T. M. Hassan, H. Bassioni, "Improving RCPSP solutions quality with stacking justification - Application with particle swarm optimization" , Expert Systems with Applications, vol. 41, pp.5870-5881 , 2014.
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    • Mohamed E. Abdelrazek, Hesham A. Bassioni, and Ahmed M. Mobarak, "Causes of Delay in Building Construction Projects in Egypt" , Journal of Construction Engineering & Management, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Vol. 134, No. 11, pp. 831-841 , 2008.
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    • H.A. Bassioni, A.D.F. Price, T.M. Hassan, "Building a conceptual framework for measuring business performance in construction: An empirical evaluation" , Construction Management & Economics, Vol. 23, pp. 495-507 , 2005.
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    • H.A. Bassioni, A.D.F. Price, T.M. Hassan, "Performance Measurement in Construction" , Journal of Management in Engineering, American Society for Civil Engineers (ASCE), Vol. 20, No. 2. , 2004.


  • Project Management Institute
    Project Management Professional (PMP) since 2007
  • Syndicate of Egyptian Engineers

Fields of Interest

  • Construction Engineering & Management
  • Project Claims & Dispute Resolution
  • Project Management
  • Project Procurement & Contracts
  • Project Planning & Control
  • Construction Management Research Methods
  • Optimization Techniques and Algorithms

Honours & Awards

  • Chevening Scholarship - British Council 2003/2004
  • Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society, Florida Chapter, Since 1994

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