Praveena Munianday

Academic History

PhD in Project Management Field, University Sains Malaysia (Feb 2021 – Present)

Master of Science in Project Management (Oct 2018 – Aug 2019)

Bachelor of Quantity Surveying (Hons.), Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (Oct 2015 – Jan 2018)



Associate Lecturer



Faculty of Humanities and Health Sciences (Department of Built Environment)


Contact Details

Telephone: +60 85 630 100 ext.: 2613

Location: Prinia 1 – Room 107



Research Profile

Scopus Profile:


Research Interests

  • Project/Construction Management
  • Digitalization in Construction
  • Innovation Technology in Construction



Prior joining Curtin University Malaysia, Praveena was working as part time lecturer at School of Housing, Building and Planning in Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang. 


Professional Experience

  • Associate Lecturer, Curtin University Malaysia, Oct 2023 – present
  • Part-Time Lecturer, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Dec 2021 – Sept 2023
  • Research assistant, Universiti Sains Malaysia, March 2021- Sept 2023


Fellowships, Awards, Certifications, Achievements and Appointments

  • Anugerah Sanggar Sanjung 2023, Universiti Sains Malaysia (Journal Paper Publication Category)
  • Gold Award, Semarak International Research Article Competition 2023 (SIRAC 2023)


Professional Affiliation

Student member of RISM, CIOB



Journal Papers

  • Optimal Strategies for Improving Organizational BIM Capabilities: PLS-SEM Approach, Journal of Management in Engineering, Volume 38 Issue 3 – 2022
  • Case Study on Barriers to Building Information Modelling Implementation in Malaysia, Journal of Facilities Management, 2022
  • Assessing Building Information Modelling Effectiveness on The Project Performances, Journal of Positive School Psychology, Volume 6 Issue 10 – 2022
  • Digital-built Environment: Are Our Students Ready for the Next Challenge? Journal for Social Sciences (e-ISSN 2600-7568) 26 (2023): 1-14.
  • Optimizing Construction Cost Control through BIM5D Digitalization: A Case Study on the Application of Glodon Software in China, Journal of Advanced Research in Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology32, Issue 2(2023) 487-507