Anthony Kelly BSc Hons, MSc

Programme Leader

Anthony Kelly started working in the construction industry in 1981, initially as an apprentice but progressing into administration and management. He was appointed as a lecturer at the University in construction technology in 1994 and in 1995 was seconded to Sunway College in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, as resident director of the school's Twinning Programme. Returning to duties in the UK in 2001, he became programme leader for the BSc Hons Design & Construction Management programme until 2012.  He is currently a senior lecturer teaching undergraduate subjects including Construction Technology and Masters subjects including Construction Economics.

Responsibilities within the university

  • Programme Leader BSc Hons Construction Management
  • Senior Lecturer


  • Incorporated Member of Chartered Institute Of Building (CIOB)
  • Member of Building Information Modelling (BIM) Academic forum

Research / Scholarly interests

  • Building Information Modelling (BIM)
  • Design Management
  • Sustainable Construction Technologies
  • Building Maintenance and Rehabilitation
  • Property Occupancy Costs (with BP Exploration at Aberdeen)
  • Design management: Currently on a CIOB panel developing the CIOB's approach to design management which will lead to the eventual publication of a CIOB publication: The Design Manager's Handbook