Gerrit Crafford is a Professor in Construction Economics at Nelson Mandela University. He also serves as the Acting Director of the School of the Built Environment and Civil Engineering and is the Chairperson of the Engineering, the Built Environment and Technology (EBET) Faculty Postgraduate Studies Committee. He is a results-driven, independent, determined, and resourceful academic who enjoys analysing problems and responding to crisis situations. He has an established domestic research track record and enjoys some international recognition for the quality and impact of his research outputs. He has research interests in the areas of higher education teaching and learning and business strategy. In his ideal future, he envisions himself driving strategic innovation in an international institution or organisation. Visit Prof Crafford's profile page for more information.