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Skibniewski, Miroslaw J.

Skibniewski, Miroslaw J.

Civil and Environmental Engineering
Maryland Robotics Center
1188 Glenn L. Martin Hall


  • Ph.D. Carnegie-Mellon University, 1986
  • M.S. Carnegie-Mellon University, 1983
  • M.Eng. Warsaw University of Technology, 1981


  • Construction engineering and management
  • Automation and robotics for construction
  • Information technologies for project management 


  • ENCE 420 Selection and Utilization of Construction Equipment (Fall semesters)
  • ENCE 421 Legal Aspects of Engineering and Architecture (Spring semesters)
  • ENCE 622 Constructon Automation and Robotics (Spring and Fall semesters) 

De Soto, B.G., Skibniewski, M. Future of robotics and automation in construction, Chapter 15 in A. Sawhney, M. Riley & J. Irizarry (Eds.). in Construction 4.0: An Innovation Platform for the Built Environment, pp. 208-306, Routledge, Print ISBN: 9780367027308
eBook ISBN: 9780429398100 Adobe ISBN: 10.1201/9780429398100-15, Feb. 2020, https://www.routledgehandbooks.com/doi/10.1201/9780429398100-15

Khan, A., Skibniewski, M., Cable, J.  Best Practices for Managing & Engaging Project Stakeholders (2020), PM World Journal, Vol. IX, Issue VIII (August), pp. 1-13, www.pmworldlibrary.net, https://pmworldlibrary.net/article/best-practices-for-managing-engaging-project-stakeholders/ 

Zhang, L., Yuan, J., Xia, N., Ning, Y., Ma, J., Skibniewski, M.J.  Measuring value-added-oriented BIM climate in construction projects: Dimensions and indicators
(2020) Journal of Civil Engineering and Management, 26 (8), pp. 800-818. DOI: 10.3846/jcem.2020.13893

Yuan, J., Xie, H., Yang, D., Xiahou, X., Skibniewski, M.J., Huang, W.  Strategy formulation for the sustainable development of smart cities: A case study of Nanjing, China
(2020) International Journal of Strategic Property Management, 26 (4), pp. 379-399. DOI: 10.3846/ijspm.2020.13345

Yao, X., Wei, H.-H., Shohet, I.M., Skibniewski, M.J.  Assessment of terrorism risk to critical infrastructures: The case of a power-supply substation
(2020) Applied Sciences (Switzerland), 10 (20), Art. no. 7162, pp. 1-17. DOI: 10.3390/app10207162

Cai, S., Ma, Z., Skibniewski, M.J., Guo, J. Construction Automation and Robotics: From One-Offs to Follow-Ups Based on Practices of Chinese Construction Companies
(2020) ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 146 (10), Art. no. 05020013. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0001910

Ma, T., Ding, J., Wang, Z., Skibniewski, M.J.  Governing Government-Project Owner Relationships in Water Megaprojects: a Concession Game Analysis on Allocation of Control Rights
(2020) Water Resources Management, 34 (13), pp. 4003-4018. DOI: 10.1007/s11269-020-02627-z

Chen, Z.-S., Zhang, X., Pedrycz, W., Wang, X.-J., Skibniewski, M.J.  Bid evaluation in civil construction under uncertainty: A two-stage LSP-ELECTRE III-based approach
(2020) Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, 94, Art. no. 103835. DOI: 10.1016/j.engappai.2020.103835

Kim, Y.J., Skibniewski, M.J.  Cash and Claim: Data-Based Inverse Relationships between Liquidity and Claims in the Construction Industry
(2020) ASCE Journal of Legal Affairs and Dispute Resolution in Engineering and Construction, 12 (3), art. no. 04520021, . 
 DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)LA.1943-4170.0000402

Pan, Y., Zhang, L., Wu, X., Skibniewski, M.J.  Multi-classifier information fusion in risk analysis
(2020) Information Fusion, 60, pp. 121-136. DOI: 10.1016/j.inffus.2020.02.003

Cai, S., Ma, Z., Skibniewski, M.J., Bao, S., Wang, H.  Construction Automation and Robotics for High-Rise Buildings: Development Priorities and Key Challenges
(2020) ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 146 (8), art. no. 04020096. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.0001891

Pan, Y., Zhang, L., Skibniewski, M.J.  Clustering of designers based on building information modeling event logs
(2020) Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, 35 (7), pp. 701-718. DOI: 10.1111/mice.12551

Yuan, J., Li, X., Ke, Y., Xu, W., Xu, Z., Skibniewski, M.  Developing a building information modeling–based performance management system for public–private partnerships
(2020) Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management, 27 (8), pp. 1727-1762. DOI: 10.1108/ECAM-06-2019-0328

Wang, L., Zhang, P., Ma, L., Cong, X., Skibniewski, M.J.  Developing a corporate social responsibility framework for sustainable construction using partial least squares structural equation modeling
(2020) Technological and Economic Development of Economy, 26 (1), pp. 186-212. DOI: 10.3846/tede.2020.11263

Kim, Y.J., Skibniewski, M.J.  Unsuccessful bids: Coefficient of variation of bids as indicator of project risk
(2020) Organization, Technology and Management in Construction, 12 (1), pp. 2193-2199. DOI: 10.2478/otmcj-2020-0015

Yuan, J., Zhang, L., Tan, Y., Skibniewski, M.J.  Evaluating the regional social sustainability contribution of public-private partnerships in China: The development of an indicator system
(2020) Sustainable Development, 28 (1), pp. 259-278. DOI: 10.1002/sd.2001

Xiahou, X., Yuan, J., Xie, H., Skibniewski, M.J., Li, Q.  Exploring driving factors of smart city development under the physical-human society-cyber (P-H-C) space model
(2020) International Journal of Construction Management. DOI: 10.1080/15623599.2020.1824601

Liu, H., Skibniewski, M.J., Ju, Q., Li, J., Jiang, H.  BIM-enabled construction innovation through collaboration: a mixed-methods systematic review
(2020) Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management. DOI: 10.1108/ECAM-03-2020-0181

Ma, T., Wang, Z., Skibniewski, M.J., Ding, J., Wang, G., He, Q.  Investigating stewardship behavior in megaprojects: An exploratory analysis
(2020) Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management. DOI: 10.1108/ECAM-07-2020-0479

CEE Master's Student Tracks COVID-19's Impact on Construction

Hala Alkhalouf's study flags supply chain disruptions, labor shortages as factors.

Skibniewski Elected to Academy of Engineering in Poland

Clark School professor recognized for leadership and contributions to the field of construction engineering.

Khalifa University Names Skibniewski Engineering Dean

Civil engineering professor joins Khalifa University of Science Technology and Research August 1.

Skibniewski Receives Honorary Degree

Vilnius Gediminas Technical University awards CivE professor Doctor Honoris Causa.

CEE Professor Awarded Coveted National Title

Dr. Skibniewski named "Professor of Engineering Sciences" from President of Poland

Skibniewski Elected to Russian Engineering Academy

Honor opens door to collaboration between U.S. and Russian engineers.

Skibniewski Joins Civil Engineering

Miroslaw Skibniewski has joined the civil and environmental engineering department as Clark Chair in Construction Engineering and Management.

Other professional society fellows

  • International Association for Automation and Robotics in Construction
  • UK Royal Academy of Engineering
  • HKUST Jockey Club Institute for Advance Study