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Dr Mostafa Babaeian Jelodar

Senior Lecturer in Construction Engineering and Management

Doctoral Supervisor
School of Built Environment

Mostafa is a Civil Engineer and researcher with multidisciplinary interests in construction engineering and management. His main research focus crosses over construction innovation, new technologies, productivity, off-site construction, Decision Support Systems (DSS), integrated design and procurement. He is an expert in data analysis, operations research; mathematical and statistical modelling in combination with qualitative research methods. His publications appear in many well respected world class journals. Mostafa is also member of PMI, PrefabNZ, CIB and Engineering NZ. He has been on editorial and review duties for different international journals and served on the scientific committee of various international and local conferences.

Professional

Contact details

  • Ph: +64 9 414 0800 extn. 43581
    Location: 3.40, Quad A
    Campus: Albany

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy - University of Auckland (2016)

Certifications and Registrations

  • Licence, Supervisor, Massey University

Research Expertise

Research Interests

  1. Transforming construction industry, new technologies, innovation and management processes
  2. Prefabrication and Automation in Construction
  3. Design for Manufacturing Assembly in construction projects
  4. Building Information Modelling (BIM), productivity and constructability 
  5. General Systems Theory and Operations Research  in construction 
  6. Procurement strategies and sustainability of Built Environment

Thematics

21st Century Citizenship, Resource Development and Management, Design – for Commerce, Community and Culture

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Building (120200): Building Construction Management and Project Planning (120201): Built Environment And Design (120000):
Civil Engineering (090500): Construction Engineering (090502):
Design Practice and Management (120300):
Engineering (090000):
Engineering Design (120400):
Infrastructure Engineering and Asset Management (090505):
Technology (100000)

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 1 0

Research Outputs

Journal

Babaeianjelodar, M., van Heerden, A., & Chawynski, G. (2020). An interdisciplinary perspective of conflict and relationships in construction procurement and logistics. International Journal of Construction Supply Chain Management. 10(1)
[Journal article]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M., Chawynski, G., van Heerden, A.
van Heerden, A., Babaeianjelodar, M., Burger, M., & Zulch, B. (2020). Retaining Steel Tips: Motivation of Construction Managers in South Africa.
[Journal article]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M.
Fathianpour, A., Jelodar, MB., & Wilkinson, S. (2019). Developing Improvements to Multi-Hazard Risk Assessments. International Journal of Civil and Environmental Engineering. 13(11), 699-704
[Journal article]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M., Wilkinson, S.
Babaeian Jelodar, M., Yiu, TW., Wilkinson, S., & Babaeianjelodar, M. (2014). A Multi-Objective Decision Support System for Selecting Dispute Resolution Methods in the Construction Industry. Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering. , 1642-1649
[Journal article]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M.
Babaeian Jelodar, M., Yiu, TW., & Wilkinson, S. (2017). Assessing Contractual Relationship Quality: Study of Judgment Trends among Construction Industry Participants. Journal of Management in Engineering. 33(1)
[Journal article]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M., Wilkinson, S., Yiu, T.
Jelodar, MB., Yiu, TW., & Wilkinson, S. (2016). Dispute manifestation and relationship quality in practice. Journal of Legal Affairs and Dispute Resolution in Engineering and Construction. 8(1), C4515003
[Journal article]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M., Wilkinson, S., Yiu, T.
Jelodar, MB., Yiu, TW., & Wilkinson, S. (2016). Relationship-Quality Judgment Model for Construction Project Procurement: A Conjoint Measurement. Journal of Construction Engineering and Management. 142(7)
[Journal article]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M., Wilkinson, S., Yiu, T.
Jelodar, MB., Yiu, TW., & Wilkinson, S. (2016). A conceptualisation of relationship quality in construction procurement. International Journal of Project Management. 34(6), 997-1011
[Journal article]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M., Wilkinson, S., Yiu, T.
Jelodar, MB., Yiu, TW., & Wilkinson, S. (2015). Systematic representation of relationship quality in conflict and dispute: For construction projects. Construction Economics and Building. 15(1), 89-103
[Journal article]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M., Wilkinson, S., Yiu, T.
Jelodar, MB., Jaafar, MS., & Yiu, T-W. (2013). In Search of Sustainability: Constructability Application and Contract Management in Malaysian Industrialized Building Systems. Journal of Legal Affairs and Dispute Resolution (ASCE). 5(4), 196-204
[Journal article]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M., Yiu, T.

Conference

Fathianpour, A., Babaeianjelodar, M., & Wilkinson, S.Developing Improvements to Multi-Hazard Risk Assessments. . SYDNEY, NSW, AUSTRALIA
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M., Wilkinson, S.
Jerry Likita, A., & Babaeianjelodar, M.An Overview Challenges of BIM and Lean Construction Implementation in New Zealand Construction Industry. . Noosa QLD, Australia
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M.
Zou, Y., Gonzalez, V., Lim, J., Amor, R., Guo, BHW., & Babaeian Jelodar, M.Systematic Framework for Post-earthquake Bridge Inspection through UAV and 3D BIM Reconstruction. . Hong Kong
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M.
Eliwa, H., Babaeian Jelodar, M., & Poshdar, M.Information technology and New Zealand construction industry; an empirical study towards strategic alignment of projects and organisations. . Auckland, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M.
Babaeianjelodar, M.Construction project innovation; a system controlled by construction project dynamics. . London, UK
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M.
Kalatehjari, R., Abdul Rashid, AS., & Babaeian Jelodar, M.The Necessity of Employing Three Dimensional Concepts in Slope Stability Analysis. . Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M.
Soraya, A., Wilkinson, S., & Babaeian Jelodar, M.Fostering Productivity across New Zealand Construction Industry using Innovation. . Auckland, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M., Wilkinson, S.
Babaeian Jelodar, M., Yiu, TW., & Wilkinson, S.Judgment model for relationship quality in New Zealand construction projects. . Auckland, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M.
Jelodar, MB., Yiu, TW., & Wilkinson, S.(2013). SOURCES OF CONFLICT AND DISPUTE AS IMPEDIMENTS TO SUSTAINABILITY OF CONSTRUCTION RELATIONSHIPS. Paper presented at the meeting of AUBEA 2013
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M., Wilkinson, S., Yiu, T.
Jelodar, MB., Yiu, TW., & Wilkinson, S.(2013). Stirring sustainable procurement by conceptualizing relationship quality in construction. Paper presented at the meeting of World Building Congress 2013
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M., Wilkinson, S.
Babaeian Jelodar, M., & Yiu, TW.Evaluation of relationship quality in construction cases using a process model of conflict and disputes in project management. . Tehran-Iran
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M., Yiu, T.
Babaeian Jelodar, M.A model of Relationship quality for the construction industry. . Massey University, Albany, Auckland
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M.
Jelodar, MB., Yiu, TW., & Wilkinson, S.(2014). A multi-objective decision support system for selecting dispute resolution methods in the construction industry. Paper presented at the meeting of Computing in Civil and Building Engineering - Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M., Wilkinson, S., Yiu, T.
Jelodar, MB., & Yiu, T-W.(2012). Systematic Framework of Conflict, Dispute and Relationship Quality in Construction Projects. . Sydney, Australia
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M., Yiu, T.

Thesis

Babaeianjelodar, M. (2015). Understanding Relationship Quality in Construction Projects: A study of the New Zealand Construction Industry. (Doctoral Thesis)
[Doctoral Thesis]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M.
Babaeian Jelodar, M. (2009). Application of constructability concepts in the industrialized building stsrem for the Malaysia construction industry. (Master's Thesis, Universiti Putra Malaysia)
[Masters Thesis]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M.

Report

Babaeian Jelodar, M.(2016). Building Better Homes, Towns, Cities workshop report; As part of the 6th Building Resilience conference. University of Auckland, New Zealand: BRANZ
[Technical Report]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M.
Babaeian Jelodar, M. (2004). The Lessons from Bam and Baladeh earthquakes. Iranian Organization for Engineering Order of Building.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Babaeianjelodar, M.

Consultancy and Languages

Languages

  • English
    Last used: Frequent
    Spoken ability: Excellent
    Written ability: Excellent
  • Farsi
    Last used: Frequent
    Spoken ability: Excellent
    Written ability: Excellent
  • Arabic
    Last used: Infrequent
    Spoken ability: Needs work
    Written ability: Needs work

Teaching and Supervision

Courses Coordinated

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Main Supervisor 4 0
Co-supervisor 4 0

Current Doctoral Supervision

Main Supervisor of:

  • Nazanin Kordestanighalehnoei - Doctor of Philosophy
    Implementation of Building Information Modeling (BIM) as an integrated platform to facilitate constructability and productivity in New Zealand construction
  • Kambiz (Cam) Radman - Doctor of Philosophy
    Digital information systems in Construction; the application of sensors and IoT
  • Hassan Eliwa - Doctor of Philosophy
    Underperformance of information technology in construction; diagnosis and decision support tool
  • Ayuba Jerry Likita - Doctor of Philosophy
    Integrated application of Building Information Modelling and Lean construction to promote sustainability in construction projects: A case study of New Zealand construction projects.

Co-supervisor of:

  • Faezeh Mirhosseini - Doctor of Philosophy
    Developing a Resilient Post Disaster Recovery Frame Work for Large Urban Cities.
  • Raymond Wu - Doctor of Philosophy
    A study of Real-time Employee Monitoring Technology Adoption in New Zealand from - Legal, ethical and behavioural perspective
  • Hossein Sadeghzadeh Fasaghandis - Doctor of Philosophy
    Improving the Value of Innovation in the New Zealand Construction Industry
  • Azin Fathianpour - Doctor of Philosophy
    Developing Improvements to Multi-Hazard Resilience with a Focus on Evacuation Infrastructures: Case Study of Napier City

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