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Dr Kanchana Ginige

Senior Lecturer

Department: Architecture and Built Environment

Kanchana earned a research studentship to commence her higher studies in University of Salford, UK after graduating from University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka with a BSc Honours Degree in Quantity Surveying. She completed her PhD at University of Salford and her doctoral research focused on investigating the ways of mainstreaming women into disaster risk reduction in the built environment. Kanchana has published a number of research papers in refereed journals and international conferences. 

Kanchana Ginige

Campus Address

EBA 211
Ellison Building


  • Construction Managment PhD November 30 2014
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, UK FHEA

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Developing maturity levels for flood resilience of businesses using built environment flood resilience capability areas, Adeniyi, O., Perera, S., Ginige, K., Feng, Y. 1 Nov 2019, In: Sustainable Cities and Society
  • Establishing Descriptions of Building Work in UK, Hussey, H., Thurairajah, N., Ginige, K., Goulding, J. 2 Sep 2019, Proceedings of the 35th Annual ARCOM Conference, 2-4 September 2019, Leeds, UK., Association of Researchers in Construction Management (ARCOM)
  • Proceedings of ARCOM Doctoral Workshop on 'Industry 4.0 and Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment', Wedawatta, G., Thurairajah, N., Ginige, K. 30 Oct 2019
  • "Built Environment Flood Resilience Capability Maturity Model", Adeniyi, O., Perera, S., Ginige, K. 2018, In: Procedia Engineering
  • Challenges in integrating disaster risk reduction into the built environment – The Vietnam context, Nguyen, V., Ginige, K., Greenwood, D. 2018, In: Procedia Engineering
  • Mapping built environment professionals' educational needs to international policy frameworks for disaster risk reduction, Perera, S., Adeniyi, O., Babatunde, S., Ginige, K. 12 Nov 2018, In: International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment
  • Mapping stakeholders associated with societal challenges: A Methodological Framework, Ginige, K., Amaratunga, D., Haigh, R. 22 Feb 2018, In: Procedia Engineering
  • A situational paradigm on flooding and built environment interventions in the UK, Wigglesworth, T., Adeniyi, O., Ginige, K., Pearson, J. 30 Jun 2017
  • Challenges in integrating disaster risk reduction into the built environment – The Vietnam context, Nguyen, V., Greenwood, D., Ginige, K. Nov 2017
  • Community stakeholder perspective on construction industry-related needs and skills for enhancing disaster resilience, Perera, S., Babatunde, S., Adeniyi, O., Ginige, K. 31 May 2016

PGR Supervision

Vinh Nguyen Start: 01/10/2016


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