Dr. Mohammad Maleki Sadabad

School of Science, Engineering and Environment

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Contact Details

SEE New Building, Room 3.22

Please email to arrange an appointment. 


Current positions

Lecturer in Construction Management


Prior to joining University of Salford in May 2017 as a visiting lecturer, Dr Mo Maleki spent 17 years working in both the oil and gas industry and construction industry. After receiving his PhD in Construction Project Management from the University of Salford, he began working as a programme leader and lecturer at the Global Banking School (GBS) then in September 2022, he returned to the University of Salford as a full-time lecturer. He is certified project management professional (PMP: Credential ID 3030775) and MAPM (full member of Association for Project Management).

He has supervised dissertations in a variety of fields, including construction, project management, digital technologies, supply chain management, technology management, procurement, and process management.

Areas of research

BIM and digital technologies in Construction, Off Site Construction, Sustainability in Construction Industry, Project Management in Construction and Oil industry, International Construction Industry, HSE in construction, Total Quality Management, Housing Development

Areas of supervision

Project Management, Building Information Modelling , Off Site construction, Sustainability in Construction Industry, Health and Safety Management, Technology Management, Construction Process Management, Quality Management


  • BIM and the Built Environment
  • Multidisciplinary Project
  • Construction Teams
  • Construction Process Management

Research Interests

  • Construction Project Management
  • Off Site Construction
  • BIM and Construction
  • Digital Technology in Construction
  • Health and Safety Management

Qualifications and Memberships


  • PhD Construction Project Management – University of Salford
  • MSc Oil and Gas Enterprise Management – University of Aberdeen
  • BSc Business Management – University of Wales Institute Cardiff


  • PMP (Project Management Professional)
  • MAPM (Association for Project Management)
  • AFHEA (Associate Fellow Higher Education Academy)