Kathy Michell

Kathy has been on the full-time academic staff at the University of Cape Town since 1995 and is currently the Head of Department of the Department of Construction Economics and Management. She also lectures and co–‐‐supervises at the Masters level on strategic asset and facilities management at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University.
She has a masters degree in cost and systems engineering from the University of Cape Town and a Doctorate in property and facilities management from the University of Salford.
She is a core member of the Urban Real Estate Research Unit at UCT. Her research focus is in the application of urban and community-based facilities management in leveraging socio-economic development in African cities.
She serves on the editorial board of a number of international journals and is the regional editor (Africa) for the Journal of Facilities Management.
She is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, is the immediate Past–‐‐President of the South African Council for the Quantity Surveying Profession and recently completed a four-year term as a Council Member on the Council for the Built Environment in South Africa.

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