Professor Ljiljana Marjanovic-Halburd

Job: Head of School

Faculty: Computing, Engineering and Media

School/department: School of Engineering and Sustainable Development

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

T: +44 (0)116 366 4984




Personal profile

During her academic career Ljiljana contributed towards over 20 research and consultancy projects relating to buildings, energy and people.

Ljiljana's areas of expertise include building operational efficiency, data integration and building information modelling (BIM), energy management in general but specifically the relationship between building load dynamics and building energy consumption.

She has published over 60 papers of which more than 25 are in peer reviewed international journals and around 30 are in refereed proceedings of international conferences.

Working in a number of different European Universities (Belgrade, Denmark Technical, Norwegian Technical, Liege, Loughborough, Anglia Ruskin, UCL, Derby), Ljiljana has developed excellent interpersonal and communication skills, enabling effective liaison with different international partners. In recognition of her management skills, Ljiljana was sponsored by UCL in 2016 to attend UCL’s Women in Leadership Programme.

Ljiljana has over 25 years of genuinely enjoyable teaching experience in Higher Education sector across Europe on all levels. In 2013 the teaching team on the MSc Facility Management Course, where Ljiljana was a Course Director, won UCL Provost’s Teaching Award (Team category)

Research group affiliations

Institute for Energy and Sustainable Development

Research interests/expertise

Building information management; facility management; sustainable buildings



Membership of external committees

CIBSE Knowledge Programme Sub-Committee

Membership of professional associations and societies

HEA Senior Teaching Fellow

Current research students

Roderic Bunn (based at UCL), 2nd supervisor

Jackline Baragu Kibbe (based at UCL), 2nd supervisor

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