Dr Eleni Papadonikolaki is a management consultant and Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Management in the Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management at University College London (UCL). Eleni is Deputy Programme Leader of the MSc Project and Enterprise Management and teaches at undergraduate, postgraduate, doctoral and executive levels.
Her research interests lie at the intersection of Management, Social Science, and Engineering. Bringing practical experience of working as an architect engineer and design manager on a number of complex and international projects, she is researching and helping teams collaborate and manage the interfaces between digital technology and management. She is a steering board member and part-time researcher at the Construction Blockchain Consortium (CBC) on the impact of Blockchain technology on supply chains and trust.
Prior to joining academia Eleni worked as architect and design manager on a number of complex, international and varying-scale projects in Greece, the Netherlands, Oman and United Arab Emirates. She is an alumna of TU Delft, Netherlands and NTUA, Greece. Her vision for the built environment entails an inclusive dialectic relation between management science and digital technologies to support change and innovation.