Portrait of Dr Ezri Hayat Dr Ezri Hayat

e.e.hayat@hud.ac.uk | 01484 47



Biography

Ezri is a Post-Doctoral Research Assistant in the Global Disaster Resilience Centre, University of Huddersfield, UK. He finished his PhD in Disaster Management and Infrastructure Reconstruction at the University of Salford in 2015, under the supervision of Professor Dilanthi Amaratunga and Professor Richard Haigh.

His thesis, entitled as ‘Evaluation of the Local Government Capacity in the Maintenance of Post-Disaster Road Reconstruction Assets”, highlights the need to maximise the value of investment made in the reconstruction of road infrastructure sector in a post-disaster context. He also holds a master degree in Construction Management from the University of New South Wales, Australia, and a Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering from Trisakti University, Indonesia.

Ezri’s research interests include disaster management, infrastructure reconstruction and international development. He seeks the opportunity to have a joint collaboration with other researchers and professional from the industry.

Prior to his academic career, Ezri spent his professional time working with various international donor organisation including GTZ and UN HABITAT in a number of post-disaster reconstruction project in Aceh and West Sumatra, Indonesia.