Publications

The main purpose of this research is to address three important questions concerning sustainability reporting in universities: what to report, why reporting is necessary, and how reporting should be carried out. A desk study method was used to...
The demand for tertiary education in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has been increasing. As a result, the Kingdom is expanding its higher education sector, through which twenty public universities were established. The establishment of these...
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has experienced a huge investment from the government in many sectors such as health, education, infrastructure, and so on. A special focus has been given to the higher education sector. This is because education, and...
Climate change poses a great challenge to the international community. This has led to a number of global initiatives to mitigate human actions that negatively affect the climate. Among the most prominent are sustainable development initiatives. The...
On 25 September 2015, the UN General Assembly adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The Declaration outlined 17 ambitious goals and 169 challenging targets. One of the most substantial goals was raising awareness of sustainable...
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to analyse 12 assessment tools of sustainability in universities and develop the structure and the contents of these tools to be more intelligible. The configuration of the tools reviewed highlight indicators...
This book provides the audience with a detailed overview of Higher Education in Saudi Arabia. It joins a very small club of books written in the English language that seeks to enhance our understanding of higher education in Saudi Arabia. What...
Managing the University Campus: Information to Support Real Estate Decisions is a conceptual and informative model to improve campus management. Den Heijer offers us crucial information and tools from operational to strategic level, which enables us...
Riyadh is a dynamic city characterised by its rapid growth (Struyk, 2005). This raises a number of concerns. One of which is the issue of centrality. The historical centre has long been regarded as the heart of Riyadh. However, the commercial strip...
Projects in the construction industry have continued to fail at an astonishing rate (Bosch-Rekveldt et al., 2010; Flyvbjerg et al., 2003; Hall, 1981; Morris and Hough, 1987; Thamhain and Wilemon, 1986). Thus, this thesis is intended to provide an...