KibwamiDr. Nathan Kibwami

Lecturer,

Department of Construction Economics and Management

School of Built environment.

  

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Surname Kibwami

 

Other Names Nathan
Nationality Ugandan
Languages

Mainstream Profession

English, Luganda, Kiswahili

Quantity Surveying

  

EDUCATION

September 2012 – 2016

 

 

 

September 2008 – May 2010

University of Leeds

PhD Civil (Construction Project Management) Specialising in Sustainable Construction.

 

The Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm Sweden.

MSc. Land Management (with a major in Built Environment)

September 2002 – June 2006 University of Dar Es Salaam.

BSc (Hons) (1st Class) Building Economics


RESEARCH INTERESTS

Research methods, Sustainable Construction, Construction Economics, Construction management, Climate Change studies in the built environment, Affordable housing, Real estate economics, Carbon Accounting


PUBLICATIONS
  

  1. Kibwami, N. and Tutesigensi, A. 2016. Enhancing sustainable construction in the building sector in Uganda. Habitat International. 57, pp.64-73. doi:10.1016/j.habitatint.2016.06.011
  2. Kibwami, N. and Tutesigensi, A. 2016. Integrating clean developmentmechanism into the development approval process of buildings: A case of urban housing in Uganda. Habitat International. 53, pp.331-341. doi:10.1016/j.habitatint.2015.12.011
  3. Kibwami, N and Tutesigensi, A (2014) Using the literature based discovery research method in a context of built Environment research In: Raiden, A B and Aboagye-Nimo, E (Eds) Procs 30th Annual ARCOM Conference, 1-3 September 2014, Portsmouth, UK, 227-236.
  4. Kibwami, N and Tutesigensi, A (2014) Mathematical modelling of embodied carbon emissions of building projects In: Raiden, A B and Aboagye-Nimo, E (Eds) Procs 30th Annual ARCOM Conference, 1-3 September 2014, Portsmouth, UK, 53-62.
  5. Kibwami, N and Tutesigensi, A (2015) Extending the Clean Development Mechanism concept to Building Projects In: Raiden, A B and Aboagye-Nimo, E (Eds) Procs 31st Annual ARCOM Conference, 7-9 September 2015, Lincoln, UK, 277-286.
  6. Kibwami, N and Tutesigensi, A (2015) Exploring the potential of accounting for embodied carbon emissions in building projects in Uganda In: Raiden, A B and Aboagye-Nimo, E (Eds) Procs 31st Annual ARCOM Conference, 7-9 September 2015, Lincoln, UK, 327-336.
  7. Kibwami, N and Tutesigensi, A (2014) Developing a carbon measurement tool to promote sustainable construction In : ARCOM Doctoral Workshop on Sustainable Urban Retrofit and Technologies, 19 June, London South Bank University
  8. Kibwami, N and Mbuya, E (2009) Analysis of the draft policy on occupational safety and health (OSH): Tanzanian Construction Industry In: Proceedings of People in Construction,  12-14 July 2009, Port Elizabeth,  South Africa, 26-28.

ACADEMIC PRIZES

  1. Best student for the academic year 2003/2004 as judged by overall performance in the BSc. Building Economics program at University of Dar es salaam.
  2. Best student for the academic year 2002/2003 as judged by overall performance in the BSc. Building Economics program at University of Dar es salaam.

SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS

  1.  Commonwealth Scholarship (2012-2016)
  2. Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) scholarship (2008-2010)
  3. Inter-University Council of East Africa (IUCEA) government exchange program (2002-2006)

AFFILIATION TO PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Registered Quantity Surveyor, Uganda., No.166
  • Fellow, Institution of Surveyors of Uganda (FISU)
  • Council member, Institution of Surveyors of Uganda (ISU)
  • Ex-chairman, Quantity Surveying chapter, Uganda (2011/12)