Clint Kissoon

Biography

Mr. Kissoon is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor, a Chartered Construction Manager and Gold Seal certified Estimator. He began his work at George Brown College in 2001 as a Professor and Coordinator of the Construction Engineering Technician and Technology Diploma programs. From 2006 to 2010, he was a Professor and Program Coordinator for the Bachelor of Technology (Construction Management) Degree program and is currently the Academic Chair of the Angelo DelZotto School of Construction Management. Prior to joining George Brown College, Mr. Kissoon was a project manager in the Facilities and Real Estate Division, City of Toronto. He has over thirty years of experience in the construction industry, both as a practitioner and an educator and facilitated several BIM workshops and training sessions. He has also written and published several construction management textbooks including Cost Control for Contractors, Estimating in Building Construction and served as the Technical Author for the RICS/CIQS Project Monitoring Guidance Note. He was the 2009 recipient of the Construction Institute of Canada (TCIC) Chancellor’s award for excellence.

Academic Credentials

B.Sc. (Hons) Quantity Surveying, Trent University, 1979

Areas Of Specialization

Quantity Surveying, Construction Estimating, Construction Management

Areas Of Expertise

Construction Bidding and Estimating, Cost Control, Project Monitoring, Building Information Modeling, Construction Education and Training

Career Highlights

2010-Present – Academic Chair, Angelo DelZotto School of Construction Management, George Brown College2001-2010 – Professor and Coordinator, Centre for Construction and Engineering Technologies, George Brown College1992-2001 – Quantity Surveyor/ Project Manager, City of Toronto, Toronto1989-1992 – Cost Consultant, RPA Consultants, Toronto1983-1989 – Manager, Land Assembly and Construction Division, Government of Trinidad and Tobago1979-1983 – Quantity Surveyor, Peterborough Development Corporation, Peterborough, England

Other Activities

Fellow – Charted Institute of Building (CIOB)Member – Royal Institute of Charted Surveyor (RICS)Fellow – Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (CIQS)