School of Engineering


Prof Philip Everitt

Associate Professor

Prof Everitt joined the University from 1981 after 8 years in Municipal Engineering.  On retirement in 2018 he was appointed as Hon Assoc Professor. 

He is a registered Professional Engineer, Fellow of South African Institution of Civil Engineering, a Member Concrete Society of South Africa, and the Society of Asphalt Technology and Hon Life Member of Automobile Association of SA (awarded for Committee service), and is active in ECSA, and on the local branch committees of SAICE and CSSA for many years 

Research interests

  • Pavement materials and concrete.
  • Flexible and rigid pavement design.
  • Traffic and transportation (including road safety and accident research).
  • Environmental management.
  • Development of undergraduate civil engineering programmes and students.
  • Military history especially local and engineering aspects.