Andrew Smith has research interests in the built environment, particularly in facilities management, construction and sustainability. His research papers on themes such as workplace wellbeing and productivity, sustainability, indoor environmental quality and the relationship of people to their working environment have been published in several Internationally-recognised academic and professional journals.
Recent projects include a DTI and industry funded project to investigate the wellbeing and productivity effects of plants in offices and supervision of a PhD investigating sustainable facilities management in Nigeria.
Andrew’s role involves teaching and scholarly activity at undergraduate and postgraduate level. His teaching interests include facilities management, building economics and procurement strategy.
Andrew is the School Lead for Research Integrity for the School of Engineering and the Built Environment.