Dr Volkan Ezcan

School of Civil Engineering and Built Environment

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 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

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

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

Conference publication

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

Membership of professional bodies:

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

Conference organisation:

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

Editorial boards:

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