Dr George Blumberg
DPhil, SM, BS Engineering, Senior fellow
Senior Lecturer in Built Environment
School of the Built Environment
Teaching in both undergraduate and graduate courses in the built environment.
- Doctor of Philosophy (University of Oxford),
- Masters of Science (Massachusetts Institute of Technology),
- Bachelor of Science Engineering (George Washington University)
- Senior Fellow (Higher Education Academy)
Teaching and supervision
- Undergraduate construction management course: Integrative projects (1st year module) based on live projects and a field trip.
- Innovation in Management and Technology (4th year model).
- Graduate module for the Project Management in the Built Environment course: Project Planning, Control and Risk.
Extensive postgraduate supervision of 50+ MSc dissertations.
Research is currently focused on the components necessary to fulfil the Smart City concept, where infrastructure is built from the data up. Earlier research is in the impact and statistics of the heat extremes in the light of a changing global climate.
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Blumberg G, Sibilla M, 'A carbon accounting and trading platform for the UK construction industry'
Energies 16 (4) (2023)
ISSN: 1996-1073 eISSN: 1996-1073Abstract Published here Open Access on RADAR
Pusceddu C, Blumberg G, Salvalai G, Imperadori M, 'The use of Building Technology to support Disaster Resilience: The case study of Air Shelter House'
International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment 8 (2) (2017) pp.139-157
ISSN: 1759-5908Abstract Published here Open Access on RADAR
Blumberg G, 'Assessing the Potential Impact of Heat Waves in Cities: Implications for Hazard Preparation and Planning'
Procedia Economics and Finance 18 (2014) pp.727-735
ISSN: 2212-5671 eISSN: 2212-5671Abstract Published here
Allen M, MUTLOW C, BLUMBERG G, CHRISTY J, MCNIDER R, 'Global change detection'
Nature 370 (1994) pp.24-25
Foreman JW, Wald H, Blumberg G, Pepe LM, Segal S, 'Homocystine uptake in isolated rat renal cortical tubules'
Metabolism 31 (6) (1982) pp.613-619
Memberships of professional bodies
- Constructing Excellence, Oxford Branch, former Chaiman and Membership Secretary.
- Senior Fellow, Advance HE (Higher Education Adademy)