Adrian Bell

Senior Lecturer, Course Leader for FdSc Quantity Surveying

Faculty:Faculty of Science and Engineering

School:Engineering and the Built Environment

Location: Chelmsford

Areas of Expertise: Built environment

Adrian has many years of experience lecturing on higher education undergraduate courses and is module leader for construction technology.


Adrian is approachable, supportive, encouraging and passionate about surveying and construction. As a lecturer, he's been nominated for Anglia Ruskin's Made a Difference award for two consecutive years.

Research interests

  • PhD Big Data and Construction (under development)
  • RICS Cobra Conference 2013 - 'Payless notices.
  • Published paper Arcom conference 2013 - 'NRM2'
  • Published paper Arcom conference 2012 - 'NRM1'
  • Sustainability


Adrian leads the modules Construction Technology and Surveying Practice, Quantity Surveying Practice, Procurement, and Quantification & Costing.


  • Post Graduate Certificate in Education (HE) Anglia Ruskin University
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Education (FE) University of Greenwich
  • MSc Internet Technologies, University of Bedfordshire
  • BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying, University of Northumbria

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Member, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS)
  • Member, Chartered Institute of Building (MCIOB)
  • Fellow, the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)

Research grants, consultancy, knowledge exchange

  • Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) Assessor