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Prof. Kabir Bala B.Sc., M.Sc., MBA, PhD, FNIOB, MCABE, MSCIArb, MAPM


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Title: Professor
Full Names: Kabir Bala
Gender: Male
Department: Building
Faculty: Environmental Design
Nationality: Nigerian
State of Origin: Kaduna
Local Government Area: Kaduna North
Email: balakabir@abu.edu.ng, balakabir@gmail.com

Kabir Bala is a Professor of Construction Management from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Kaduna State Nigeria. He graduated with B.Sc. (Hons) Building in 1985 from the Department of Building, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. He worked briefly at Amana Development Company in Kaduna before joining the Department of Building as a Graduate Assistant in 1987. He obtained Masters of Science Building Services in 1990, another Masters in Business Administration in 1998 and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Construction Management in 2001; all from Ahmadu Bello University. He was at the Department of Civil Engineering, Surveying and Building, University of Abertay, Dundee Scotland as a Visiting Scholar in 1995.  He rose through the ranks and was appointed Professor of Construction Management in 2007. He has taught and examined several undergraduate and postgraduate courses and has successfully supervised over 10 PhDs and over 30 M.Sc. candidates to graduation. He has over 80 publications in national and international academic journals and referred conference proceedings to his credit; with at least 40% published after attaining the rank of Professorship.

He is currently the Dean of Post Graduate School (PG School) of the University.


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