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Contact Information

  • Position Title: Senior Lecturer / HOD Building Dept.
  • Personal Title: Dr.
  • Location: Koforidua
  • E-mail address: p.boateng@ktu.edu.gh
Prince Boateng
Prince Boateng

PROFILE
Prince is a Senior Lecturer in Construction Technology and Management. Prince’s interest is in Project Management in a global context including risk management, time and cost management, performance management, etc. Organisational learning through simulation of construction processes (project-based simulation and construction business simulation using system dynamics) and the ANP for multiple criteria decision making.

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

  • PhD in Const & Project Mgt. (2014) Harriot Watts Univ.- UK
  • MSc. Const. Project Mgt. (2009), Hans Univ of Applied Sciences, The Netherland
  • HND Building Technology (2004), Kumasi Polytechnic, Ghana.
  • Construction Technicians Certificate (CTC) I&II
  • Construction Technicians Certificate (GCC)

RESEARCH INTEREST

  • Best practice study
  • Construction planning and management
  • Cost value reconciliation
  • Independence and interdependence study
  • Infrastructure Investment justification
  • Intelligent building and infrastructure systems
  • Project portfolio management
  • Project informatics / risk assessment/ Risk DNA
  • Stakeholder and supply network integration
  • Project-based and construction business simulation using system dynamics and the ANP for multiple criteria decision making.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Corporate Member – Ghana Institute of Construction (GIOC) – 2019
  • Associate Fellow – Higher Education Academy – UK (AFHEA) – 2016
  • Member – American Society of Civil Engineers (MASCE) – 2014

EXTERNAL / PROFESSIONAL ROLES

  • Member – European Cooperation in Science and Technology (ECOST)
  • Vice President (West) – System Dynamics International, Africa Chapter. Elected in February
  • International Observer: The Institute of Safety and Health Practitioners, Hong Kong. Appointed in May 2015
  • External Examiner: University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa.

PUBLICATIONS

Books and Book Chapters 

  1. Boateng, P. (2019) Risk Assessment in Construction and Engineering Projects with SDANP Plus, In: Risk Management in Engineering and Construction: Tools and Techniques (1st Edition), edited by Stephen Ogunlana and Prasanta Kumar Dey, Routledge, 458 Pages ISBN 9780415480178
  2. Boateng, P., Chen, Z., Ogunlana, S. O. (2017) Megaproject Risk Analysis and Simulation: A Dynamic Systems Approach. Emerald Group Publishing Ltd. ISBN
  3. Boateng, P. (2013) The Edinburgh Tram Network Project, Scotland, In: Megaproject portfolio (1st Edition), edited by Prof Naomi Brookes and Sarah King, University of Leeds. 341-234.
  4. Boateng, P. (2015) The Edinburgh Tram Network Project, Scotland, In: Megaproject portfolio (2nd Edition), edited by Prof Naomi Brookes and Mohamed H. Elmahroug, University of Leeds. 177-213. 

Publications

Obiri, K. A., Bjeirmi, B., & Boateng, P. (2020). A System Thinking Approach to Human Resource Development in the Oil Industry. Journal of Energy Research and Reviews, 39-49.

Omotayo, T., Olanipekun, A., Obi, L., & Boateng, P. (2020). A systems thinking approach for incremental reduction of non-physical waste. Built Environment Project and Asset

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