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Prof Richard Haigh
Prof Richard Haigh
postal addressRoom 436a Maxwell Building, University of Salford, The Crescent, Greater Manchester, UK, M5 4WT.
email addressr.p.haigh@salford.ac.uk
telephone+44 (0)161 295 7306
website addresshttp://www.richardhaigh.info
Key Memberships
Full Member of Research Centre: Centre for Disaster Resilience (CDR)
From October 2009 to August 2014.
Profile Summary

Professor, School of the Built Environment

Director, Property and Facilities Directorate

Research Interests: Disaster management; Sustainable communities; Corporate social responsiblity; Community engagement

Key Qualifications
1998
2003
Key Projects
2014
Mar
RESINT
EC - EACEA: Lifelong Learning Programme, £40,038.00.
Principal Investigator: D Amaratunga (50%). Co-Investigator: R Haigh (50%).
2013
Oct
CADRE (Collaborative Action towards Disaster Resilience Education)
EC - EACEA: Lifelong Learning Programme, £353,246.00.
Principal Investigator: D Amaratunga (50%). Co-Investigators: K Keraminiyage (10%), R Haigh (40%).
2013
Sep
CASCADE (Collaborative Action towards Societal Challenges through Awareness, Development, and Education)
EC (Framework), £252,404.00.
Principal Investigator: D Amaratunga (50%). Co-Investigator: R Haigh (50%).
2012
Sep
Reformation of the Curricula on Built Environment in Eastern Neighbouring Area - CEN-EAST
EC - TEMPUS, £62,411.00.
Principal Investigator: D Amaratunga (33%). Co-Investigators: K Keraminiyage (33%), R Haigh (33%).
2011
Nov
ANDROID: Academic Network for Disaster Resilience to Optimise Educational Development
EC (Non-Framework), £536,447.00.
Principal Investigator: R Haigh (50%). Co-Investigator: D Amaratunga (50%).
2011
Jun
Conflict Prevention through Youth Engagement in Infrastructure Reconstruction
British High Commission - Sri Lanka, £74,905.00.
Principal Investigator: R Haigh (50%). Co-Investigator: D Amaratunga (50%).
2011
Jan
Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaption
British Council, £39,921.00.
Principal Investigator: D Amaratunga (34%). Co-Investigators: R Haigh (33%), U Kulatunga (33%).
2010
Aug
Open Resources for Built Environment Education (ORBEE)
JISC, £245,345.00.
Principal Investigator: A Williams (50%). Co-Investigators: N Thurairajah (25%), C Egbu (5%), M Arif (5%), R Haigh (5%), B McAdam (5%), C Fortune (5%).
2008
Nov
ISLAND II - Inspiring Sri Lankan Renewal And Development (Phase II)
RICS Education Trust, £7,500.00.
Investigators: R Haigh (30%), C Pathirage (30%), D Amaratunga (40%).
2006
Aug
Constructing Women Leaders
ESF, £80,448.00.
Investigators: R Haigh (25%), D Amaratunga (75%).
2006
May
ISLAND
RICS Foundation, £6,500.00.
Investigators: R Haigh (50%), D Amaratunga (50%).
2005
Jul
Construction and Women
ESF, £135,016.00.
Investigators: R Haigh (25%), D Amaratunga (75%).
Key Publications
Refereed Journal Articles
Book Sections
Edited Books
Guest Editorials in Journals
Guest Editorships of Journals
Papers in Published Conference Proceedings
Published Conference Proceedings
Reports
Key Presence
Conference Organisation
2008
Feb

Conference Chair

BEAR 2008 was a gathering for international academics, practitioners, professionals and policy makers concerned with the future of Built Environment Education and Research. The theme was to promote... more >>.

2007
Apr

Conference Chair

Consultancy Roles
2001
Apr

Undertook a consultancy project within Raynesway Construction Southern, a subsidiary of Balfour Beatty and assessed its constriction project management process capabilities. This assessment focused on the process infrastructure... more >>.

Honours and Awards
2004
Jul
1999
Jul
1998
Sep
1998
Jul
Internal University Support Received
2005
Jul

Principal Investigator

Invited Papers and Lectures
2006
Sep
2006
Apr
2005
Jul
2005
Apr
2004
Apr
2003
Sep
2003
Jun

450 NHS Estates managers at Regional NHS Seminars

Journal Editorship
2009
Jan

Launching in 2010, International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment is the only journal to promote research and scholarly activity that examines the role of building and construction to anticipate ... more >>.

Memberships of External Bodies
2017
Member of the Research Council Strategic Forum for Postgraduate Researchers
2006
May

Proposer and Chair of International CIB Task Group 63.

2005
Jul
Other Research Activity
2006
Co-Editor, 6th International Postgraduate Conference, Research Institute for the Built and Human Environment, University of Salford.
2005
Member of Refereeing Panel, Built Environment - Sri Lanka Journal, published by the Sri Lanka Institute of Architects
2005
Co-Editor, 5th International Postgraduate Conference, Research Institute for the Built and Human Environment, University of Salford.
2005
Member of Refereeing Panel, AEDM Journal special issue on T&L in the Built Environment
2004
Academic Adviser for International Council for Research and innovation in Building and Construction (CIB) Salford University Student Chapter
2004
Member of Editorial Board, 4th International Postgraduate Conference, Research Institute for the Built and Human Environment, University of Salford.