SEEK: Salford Environment for Expertise and Knowledge
Dr Kaushal Keraminiyage
Dr Kaushal Keraminiyage
postal address505f Maxwell, University of Salford, Salford, Lancashire, UK, M30 8BZ.
website address
Key Memberships
From June 2018 to present.
Profile Summary
Dr Kaushal Keraminiyage has over 14 years of experience as an academic in the Higher Education sector both in the UK and Sri Lanka. He is a Reader at the University of Salford . His teaching interests are in Quantity Surveying related subject modules both at Masters and Undergraduate levels. Dr Keraminiyage is also an experienced researcher with a good publication profile and funded research projects. His research publications include book chapters, refereed journal and refereed conference papers and various high impact reports. He is very much active in competitive research bidding. Having secured external funding he has worked in a number of research projects as an investigator . During the last few years he has actively been engaged in organising high profile research conferences at various international locations creating strong links with various Built Environment and Disaster Management experts and stakeholders. Dr Keraminiyage is currently supervising number of PhD students, and engaged in conducting PhD assessments. He has been invited to conduct number of guest lectures at international academic and practitioner forums and facilitated number of doctoral training programmes both nationally and internationally and is a keen supporter of open source software and educational resources. He is keen to utilise his knowledge to create better virtual collaborative environments to address teaching, learning and research needs in the field. His research interests are; Disaster induced relocations and resettlements; Use of ICT for improved disaster resilience; Complexity in project management, financing and estimating; Collaborative virtual environments for construction education and research; and Disaster resilient urban infrastructure
Key Qualifications
Key Projects
RenoZEB (Accelerating Energy renovation solution for Zero Energy buildings and Neighbourhooods)
EC - Horizon 2020, 342,521.00.
Principal Investigator: T Fernando (60%). Co-Investigators: M Bassanino (0%), K Keraminiyage (20%), Y Ji (20%).