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Dr Volkan Ezcan

School of Civil Engineering and Built Environment

Faculty of Engineering and Technology


Telephone: 0151 904 1543

Volkan joined Liverpool John Moores University in 2019 as Senior Lecturer in Construction Management.
His research focus is on Construction Management with a particular interest in; new business models in construction, the impact of new technology on people and process domains, organisational change in construction and off-site construction.




2015, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey, PhD - Construction Management
2006, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey, MSc - Construction Management
2005, Marmara University, Turkey, MSc - Sports Management
2001, Yildiz Technical University, Turkey, BSc - Civil Engineering

Academic appointments

Senior Lecturer, School of Civil Engineering and Built Environment, Liverpool John Moores University, 2019 - present
Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering, Beykent University, 2016 - 2018
Researcher, Centre for Sustainable Development, University of Central Lancashire, 2012 - 2013
Research and Teaching Assistant, Civil Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, 2005 - 2014

Journal article

Ezcan V, Goulding JS. 2022. Offsite Sustainability—Disentangling the Rhetoric through Informed Mindset Change Sustainability, 14 DOI Publisher Url Public Url

Ezcan V, Goulding J, Arif M. 2020. Redefining ICT Embeddedness in the Construction Industry: Maximising Technology Diffusion Capabilities to Support Agility Building Research and Information, DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Sutrisna M, Cooper-Cooke B, Goulding J, Ezcan V. 2019. Investigating the cost of offsite construction housing in Western Australia International Journal of Housing Markets and Analysis, 12 :5-24 DOI Publisher Url

Goulding JS, Ezcan V, Sutrisna M. 2018. Securing the embeddedness of psychosocial diffusion indicators into the Turkish construction industry: Silence is no longer golden Journal of Financial Management of Property and Construction, 23 :90-111 DOI Publisher Url

Ezcan V, Goulding JS, Kuruoglu M, Pour Rahimian F. 2013. Perceptions and Reality: Revealing the BIM Gap Between the UK and Turkey International Journal of 3-D Information Modeling, 2 :1-15 DOI Publisher Url

Conference publication

Ezcan V, Goulding JS, Rahimian FP. 2022. Offsite Construction: Reflection is Simply Not Good Enough - We Need a New Prism! IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, 1101 DOI Publisher Url

Ezcan V, Goulding JS, Pour Rahimian F, Kuruoglu M. Avoiding Stiffness: Perspectives of Agile Technology Diffusion

Conference organisation:

7th International Project and Construction Management Conference (IPCMC 2022), Scientific Committee Member, 2022

CIB World Building Congress 2022, Scientific Committee Member. 2022

20th International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality (CONVR 2020), International Scientific Committee member. 2020

6th International Project and Construction Management Conference (IPCMC 2020), Scientific Committee member. 2020

Membership of professional bodies:

Scientific Officer of CIB W121 - Offsite Construction, CIB. 2021

Editorial boards:

Smart and Sustainable Built Environment Journal, Editorial Review Board Member. 2020