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MS. N.F. SABRINA
BSc. (FM) (Hons), MPhil, MBA.
Research Assistant
Department of Building Economics,
Faculty of Architecture,
University of Moratuwa,
Sri Lanka

Academic Qualifications

  • Master of Philosophy (MPhil), Department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa
  • MBA in Business Administration, University of Wolverhampton, UK.
  • B.Sc (Hons) in Facilities Management,  Department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa.

Professional Qualifications

  • Diploma in Management Accounting, Charted Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
  • Associate Member at IFM, Sri Lanka (AMIFM)

Professional Activities

  • Research Assistant at the Department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa (Since July 2016)
  • Visiting Lecturer at the Department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa (Since Dec 2016)  

Research Interests

  • Sustainability/ Sustainable Development
  • Energy Management
  • Performance Management
  • Facilities Management
  • Virtual Reality

Google Scholar Profile: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=zekXA_wAAAAJ&hl=en 

Publications : Journal Papers

  • Nazeer, F.S., Ramachandra, T., Gunathilaka. S. and Senaratne. S. (2019). “Emerging sustainable facilities management practices in health care sector”, Journal of Facilities Management, Vol. 18 (1), pp. 1-19
  • Nazeer, F.S. and Silva, De. N. (2016). "TBPE scoring framework for tropical buildings", Built Environment Project and Asset Management, Vol. 6 (2), pp.174 – 186

Publications : Conference Papers

  • Nazeer, F.S., Ramachandra, T. and Gunathilaka. S. (2019). Significant Sustainable Facilities Management (SFM) Practices in the Health Care (HC) Sector. IOP Conf. Ser.: Earth Environ. Sci, Vol. 290, 012055. https://doi.org/10.1088/1755-1315/290/1/012055
  • Gajaman, K., Disaratna, V., Ganeshu, P. and Nazeer, F.S. (2019). Conflict Avoidance In Construction Stage Through Proper Practice In Pre Contract Stage. In Proceedings of ninth International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM), Bangkok, Thailand. pp. 2624-2635.
  • Nazeer, F.S., Ramachandra, T. and Gunathilaka. S. (2018). Integration of Sustainability into Facilities Management Practice in Healthcare Sector. In Proceedings of 7th world construction symposium 2018: Sustainability development in built environment, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  • Nazeer, F.S., Gunathilaka. S., and Ramachandra, T. (2017). Factors influencing human capability to practice sustainability in Facilities Management (FM) – A Review. In Proceedings of World Sustainable Built Environment Conference 2017 (WSBE17), Hong Kong. pp 1525-1534.
  • Nazeer, F.S., Ramachandra, T. and Gunathilaka. S. (2017). Review on Sustainable Facilities Management (SFM) Practices and Barriers. In Proceedings of sixth world construction symposium 2015: Sustainability development in built environment, Colombo, Sri Lanka. pp 440-449.
  • Buddhini, C.D., Mahesh, A., and Nazeer, F.S. (2015). “Human Rights‟ the end or the means of sustainable urbanization?. In Proceedings of the Fourth world construction symposium 2015: Sustainability development in built environment, Colombo, Sri Lanka, pp 323-329.
  • Kanishka, W.M.N., Chandrathilake. R., and Nazeer, F.S. (2015). Guide for facilities managers: Development of a framework to approach no cost low cost energy conservation on commercial buildings of Sri Lanka. In Proceedings of the 8th International Research Conference of KDU, Sri Lanka.
  • Nazeer, F.S. and Silva, De. N. (2014). Developing a TBPE scoring framework for Assessing Total Building Performance. In Proceedings of the Third world construction symposium 2014: Sustainability development in built environment, Colombo, Sri Lanka, pp 166-174.
  • Hairath A.S., Ramachandra, T., and Nazeer, F.S. (2014). Selection of sustainable composite partitioning material for Sri Lankan context. In Proceedings of FARU International Research Symposium: Practice Based Research, Exploring Built Environment through evidence, Koggala, Sri Lanka, pp 134-144.

Rearch Awards

Research Scholarships: 

  • Postgraduate Research Scholarship Award, Awarded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), Sri Lanka to undertake 2 years of MPhil study programme - 2017
  • Postgraduate Top up Grants Scheme Research Scholarship, Awarded by the Senate Research Committee (SRC) at University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka to undertake 2 year MPhil studentship - 2017

Travel Grants:

  • International Travel Grant Award, Awarded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), Sri Lanka to present a research paper at the Central Europe towards Sustainable Building (CESB19) at Prague, Czech Republic - 2019

Research Paper Awards:

  • Best Track Paper Award- Awarded by Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM) at the 9th international conference of (IEOM), Bangkok, Thailand - 2019
  • Best Research Paper Award - Awarded by the Emerald Group Publishing Limited in Built Environment Project and Asset Management (BEPAM) at the 3rd World Construction symposium, Colombo, Sri Lanka - 2014

Academic Performance Awards:

  • Dean’s List Award - Awarded by the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka for obtaining a GPA of 3.70 or above for seven semesters for the study programme B.Sc (Hons) in Facilities Management)

Conference Presentations

  • Central Europe towards Sustainable Building 2019 (CESB19), July 2nd - 4th 2019, Venue: Prague, Czech Republic
  • Industrial Engineering and Operations Management 2019 (IEOM19), March 3rd - 5th 2019, Venue: Bangkok, Thailand
  • Worlds Construction Symposium (WSB19), Towards a Smart, Sustainable and Resilient Built Environment, 8 – 10 November 2019, Venue: Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • World Construction Symposium (WSB18), Sustainability development in built environment, 12—14 June 2018, Venue: Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  • Faculty of Architecture Research Unit (FARU18), “Sustainability for people” envisaging multi disciplinary solution, 08 December 2018, Venue: Galle, Sri Lanka.
  • World Sustainable Built Environment Conference (WSBE17), Transforming Our Built Enviornment through Innovation and Integration: Putting Ideas into Action, 5—7 June, 2017, Venue: Hong Kong
  • World Construction Symposium (WSB17), What’s New and What’s Next in the Built Environment Agenda, 30th June to 2nd July, Venue: Colombo, Sri Lanka.