Lesley is Module Leader delivering quantity surveying and building surveying modules at the foundation, BSc and MSc degree levels.

Lesley qualified as a chartered quantity surveyor in 1995 working in private practice on a variety of commercial, retail and health care projects.

In 2005 she gained an MSc in Construction Project Management from Heriot-Watt University.

She joined UCEM in 2004 as an Associate Tutor before moving into the education sector full-time in 2015 as Module Leader.

Qualifications and membershipsTeaching


BSc Quantity Surveying, University of Abertay

MSc Construction Project Management, Heriot-Watt University


MRICS (Member, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors)


Teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level on modules including Building Economics, Design Economics and Cost Planning, Project and Cost Control and Costing and Contracts.