Dr Henry Liu, PhD, MPhil, MSc, LLB (Hons), FHEA

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Dr Henry Liu is an Assistant Professor of and Discipline Lead for Building & Construction Management at the School of Design and the Built Environment, University of Canberra (UC). Prior to joining UC, he was a Senior Lecturer at Northumbria University, United Kingdom (UK). Henry has the full Fellowship and membership of the UK’s Higher Education Academy (HEA) (i.e. FHEA) and Australian Institute of Project Management (i.e., MAIPM). He obtained his first mater's degree (MSc in Management Science) from the University of South Wales (formerly known as the University of Glamorgan), UK, in 2005. Henry also holds a Master of Construction Management (by research) conferred by Deakin University, Australia, with the research emanating from this degree receiving the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) Australasian Award for an Excellent Postgraduate Student. In 2016, Henry was awarded a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Engineering Management from Curtin University, Australia.

Henry is a research-focused academic and has gained substantial research fund since 2016. His research aims to ensure relevance to management practice. He has multiple research interests, in the areas of operations research such as performance measurement, workforce planning/management, decision-making and resilience. He specialises in both qualitative and quantitative research. Henry is now serving as a regular reviewer for many international journals and has produced more than 40 scholarly articles, most which have been published (as a lead author) by Q1 journals, for example, ASCE's Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE's Journal of Management in EngineeringInternational Journal of Production ResearchInterantional Journal of Project Management, Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, Production Planning & Control, and Socio-Economic Planning Sciences.

Research interests

  • Performance Measurement
  • Decision-making
  • Workforce planning/management
  • Transport resilience
  • Supply of housing

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Curtin University


Award Date: 4 Mar 2016

Master, Deakin University


Award Date: 20 Apr 2012

Master, University of South Wales


Award Date: 22 Nov 2005

Bachelor, South China University of Technology

Award Date: 6 Sep 2004

External positions

Member, Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM)

May 2022 → …

PhD Confirmation Panel, Deakin University

5 Jul 2021 → …

Editorial Review Board, Built Environment Project and Asset Management (Journal)

Jul 2020 → …

Visiting Lecturer in Civil Engineering, Southeast University, Nanjing

Jul 2019

Fellow, Fellow of The Higher Education Academy

Jan 2018 → …

Visiting Research Scholar in Civil Engineering, Curtin University

May 2017Dec 2018


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