School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering


Professor Patricia Carrillo BSc., MSc., PhD, FCIOB, CEng, FICE

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Associate Dean (Teaching)

Professor of Strategic Management in Construction

Patricia Carrillo graduated from the University of the West Indies in 1984 with a BSc in Civil Engineering. She then worked as a civil engineer in Trinidad for a client organisation and an engineering consulting company. In 1987 she won a British Council Scholarship to complete an MSc in Construction Management at Loughborough University of Technology. She returned to Loughborough University as a Lecturer in Construction Management in 1989. Her PhD was on Mergers and Acquisitions in the Construction Industry.

Broad interests and expertise

Knowledge Management, Strategic Management, Improving Business Performance, IT in Construction and PFI procurement.

Professional Affiliations

Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Building (FCIOB); Past Chair of the East Midlands Branch of the CIOB; Chartered Engineer (CEng); Fellow of the Instititution of Civil Engineers (FICE)

  • Member ICE Research, Development and Innovation towards Engineering Excellence
  • Editorial Board, Engineering Project Organization Journal
  • Visiting Professor at University of Colorado, USA
  • Visiting Professor at University of Calgary, Canada