Professor Vivian W. Y. Tam

Professor Vivian W. Y. Tam

Director, Centre for Infrastructure Engineering, Western Sydney University

Professor Vivian W. Y. Tam is a world-leading researcher in the field of construction engineering and management. Her findings have found applications and impacts for tackling climate-change issues for green buildings and recycled concrete. She is currently the Associate Dean (Research and HDR), Director of Centre for Infrastructure Engineering, Associate Dean (International) and Discipline Leader (Construction Management) at the School of Engineering, Design and Built Environment, Western Sydney University, Australia. 

Vivian is nominated to the College of Expert, Australian Research Council, Australian Government. She is currently the Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Construction Management and Senior Editor of Construction and Building Materials. She has published over 330 referred journal articles. 

Vivian has been awarded fifty-three research grants (totalled over $4.5 million), including six national competitive projects from the Australian Research Council, Australian Government. Her work has been recognised by peers nationally and internationally, exemplified by six Australian Research Council projects and over 22,000 citations with an h-index of 77. She is also named as 100,000 Top-Scientists (Top 2% Scientists) in the World since 2017.