Dr Omoleye Ojuri

School of Civil Engineering and Built Environment

Omoleye joined the School of Civil Engineering and Built Environment, LJMU in March 2020 as a Senior Lecturer. Prior to joining LJMU, she worked as a Lecturer in the Department of Quantity Surveying at the Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria. Omoleye is an Honorary Lecturer at the University College London, UK.

After her undergraduate training in Quantity Surveying, she worked as a contractor's Quantity Surveyor for over five years after which she was awarded the highly competitive scholarship ($53,754) of the Joint Japan World Bank Graduate Scholarship Programme for a two-year Master of Philosophy programme in Infrastructure Management at Yokohama National University, Yokohama, Japan. Upon the completion of her Masters programme, she worked as a consultant Quantity Surveyor in Niger Delta Development Commission, Nigeria. In 2015, Omoleye won the fellowship of the prestigious Schlumberger Foundation Faculty for the Future ($200,000) that funded her Doctoral research at the University College London, UK in Construction Project Management. She is a Fellow of Higher Education Academy. Omoleye is the novella author of "Breaking stiff Boundaries" and the Founder/Coordinator of "Fullexcellence Foundation for Women (FFfW)" - www.fullexcellence.org

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
Doctor of Philosophy, Construction Project Management, University College London, United Kingdom
Master of Philosophy, Infrastructure management, Yokohama National University, Japan
Bachelor of Science, Quantity surveying, Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Nigeria

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS
Fellow, Higher Education Academy, FHEA
Chartered member, Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors, MNIQS
Chartered member, Quantity Surveyors Registration Board of Nigeria, QSRBN
Member, British Federation of Women Graduates, BFWG
Member, Women Association of Quantity Surveyors in Nigeria, WAQSN
Member, Organisation of Women Scientists in Developing Countries, OWSD
Member, Project Management International, PMI

RESEARCH INTERESTS
Social value
Net Zero housing
Value co-creation
Construction Project Management

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES
Academic reviewer for Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services
Academic reviewer for Structural Change and Economics Dynamics
Academic reviewer for the Journal of Building Research Information
Academic reviewer for Resources, Conservation & Recycling Advances
Academic reviewer for the Journal of Construction Engineering and Management

FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS
University College London Studentships - $4,545 - 2019
Fellow, Schlumberger Foundation Faculty for the Future - $200,000 - 2015
Best paper award, West Africa Built Environment Research Conference, (WABER), Ghana, 2013
Scholar, Joint Japan World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program (JJWBGSP) - $53,754 - 2007
Best graduating student, Department of Quantity surveying, Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu, Nigeria, 2002

POSTGRADUATE RESEARCH SUPERVISION
Post Graduate Diploma dissertation - Over 60 completed (Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria)
MSc dissertation - over 50 completed (University College London, UK)

HONORARY ACADEMIC POSITION
An Honorary Lecturer at the Bartlett School of Sustainable Construction, University College London, UK

DELIVERY OF AN ANNUAL LECTURE
Guest Lecturer on "The built environment landscape frontiers in the 21st century", 2019 Directorate of Physical Planning Annual Lecture at the Federal Polytechnic, Ile-oluji, Nigeria.

ACADEMIC WRITING WORKSHOP @ BSCPM, UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON, UK
Speaker at the 2020 PhD application writing workshop on "How to make a positive impression when applying for a PhD," The Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management, University College London, UK.

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Founder and Coordinator of "Fullexcellence Foundation for Women" (FFfW) - www.fullexcellence.org
Novella author of "Breaking stiff Boundaries" - available on https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B091NMX2N6?ref_=pe_3052080_397514860

NON-ACADEMIC POSITIONS
Consultant's Quantity Surveyor, Directorate of Project Monitoring and Supervision, Niger Delta Development Commission, Aug 2006 - Sep 2011
Contractor's Quantity Surveyor, Teleview Nigeria International, Dec 2005 - Aug 2011
Trainee Quantity Surveyor, Freeman Investment Nigeria Limited, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria - Sept 1997 - December 1998

Degrees

University College London, UK, PhD (Construction Project Management)
Yokohama National University, Japan, Master of Philosophy (Infrastructure Management)
Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Nigeria, Bachelor of Science (Quantity Surveying)

Academic appointments

Senior Lecturer, Quantity Surveying, Liverpool John Moores University, 2020 - present
Lecturer, Quantity Surveying, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria, 2011 - 2019

Journal article

Ojuri O, Hyunwook Y. 2021. How does the biophilic design of building projects impact consumers’ responses? – Case of retail stores Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, 62 DOI Publisher Url Public Url

Ojuri O, Morgan O. 2019. The Effects of Transaction Costs on Investor Sentiment: Evidence from the Nigerian Electricity Service Industry Civil Engineering Research Journal, 8 DOI Publisher Url Public Url

An X, Li H, Zuo J, Ojuri O, Wang Z, Ding J. 2018. Identification and Prevention of Unbalanced Bids Using the Unascertained Model Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 144 :05018013-05018013 DOI

Xiaowei A, Huimin L, Ojuri O, Zhuofu W, Jiyong D. 2018. Negotiation Model of Design Optimization Profit Distribution with Fairness Concerns in Construction Projects KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering, 22 :2178-2187 DOI

Ojuri O. INVESTMENT METHODOLOGY IN PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT OF INFRASTRUCTURE: AN UNBALANCED GROWTH APPROACH Journal of Construction Project Management and Innovation Vol. 3 (1): 560-572, 2013 ISSN 2223-7852 © Centre of Construction Management and Leadership Development 2013, 3

Olatunji AA, Ojuri O. FACTORS INFLUENCING THE BUILDABILITY OF DESIGNS IN THE NIGERIAN CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY Interim: Interdisciplinary Journal,

Conference publication

Ojuri O, Mills G, Pryke S. 2019. Don't make value co-creation ambiguous, social networks simplify it The 10 years Naples Forum on Service - Proceedings, The Naples forum on Service Publisher Url Public Url

Ojuri O, Pryke S, Mills G. 2018. In Search of The Holy Grail Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Information System and Data Mining - ICISDM '18, the 2nd International Conference DOI

Ojuri O. The 10% standard or lump sum - a statistical analysis of estimating construction contingency accuracy WEST AFRICA BUILT ENVIRONMENT RESEARCH (WABER) CONFERENCE

Fellowships:

Alt. Fellow, American Association of University Women.

Fellow, Schlumberger Foundation Faculty for the Future.

Financial Funds, University College London (UCL).

Scholar, Joint Japan World Bank Graduate Scholarship Programme.

Studentships, University College London (UCL).

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