Emeritus Professor Paul Bowen


  • Senior Research Scholar



  • 5th Level, Snape Building (glass office)


  • BSc (QS) cum laude, University of Natal (1975)
  • BCom, University of Natal (1985)
  • MSc (Constr. Mgmt.), Heriot-Watt University, Scotland (1980)
  • PhD, University of Port Elizabeth (1993)

Professional Affiliations:   

  • Pr. QS (South African Council for the Quantity Surveying Profession)
  • PMAQS (Association of South African Quantity Surveyors)
  • Fellow (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (UK))
  • Fellow (Chartered Institute of Building (UK))
  • Member (South African Academy of Science)

Undergraduate Teaching: 

  • CON3040W (Cost Engineering 1T)
  • CON3043W (Cost Engineering under Uncertainty)

Research Affiliations: 

  • Visiting Professor (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT)) (www.rmit.edu.au)
  • B2-rated researcher (until retirement) (National Research Foundation of South Africa (NRF))

Publication Profile: 

Research Interests:

  • HIV/AIDS in the South African construction industry
  • Workplace stress and wellbeing of South African construction professionals