University of Leeds
Nigel J. Smith, BSc, MSc, PhD, CEng, FICE, FCIHT, FAPM, FHEA, is Professor of Project & Transport Infrastructure Management and Head of The Project Management Group at the School of Civil Engineering, University of Leeds. After graduating from the University of Birmingham, he gained practical experience with contractors before joining the Department of Transport. He has received EPSRC funding for research into structural steel fabrication of box columns and circular steel frames. He has researched, published and presented widely in the field of infrastructure management. He has been co-author of key reports on European Highways for OECD and on Financial Instruments for Transport Infrastructure for the European parliament, on highway maintenance for the NAO and the Welsh Assembly.