School of Engineering


Dr Nishani Harinarain

Senior Lecturer

Dr Harinarain is the first to graduate with a PhD in Construction Management at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. She has done extensive work in the area of HIV & AIDS in the construction industry. 

She has gained significant experience on major construction projects both locally and internationally; and is a proficient lecturer with vast experience.

Research interests

HIV & AIDS in construction, Construction contracts and Organisational culture, Construction Education, Construction Management, Quantity Surveying.

Research profiles