Anthony Dempsey

BEng (Hons) CE MSc HDip CEng MIEI


Department of the Built Environment, Carlow Campus

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Mr Dempsey is a chartered Civil Engineer, who completed his primary degree through the University of Abertay, Scotland in 2001. He completed his masters in Construction Project Management through WIT in 2010 and completed a HDip in GIS from UCC in 2012. He worked for a main building contractor for 8 years before joining SETU Carlow in 2008 as an assistant lecturer in the Built Environment department. He was part of a team that established an MSc in Management in the Built Environment in 2014 and is programme director for this course.

  • Academic and Research Experience
  • Publications AND OUTPUTS
  • Research Supervision
  • Engagement and Collaboration

Academic and Research Experience

Lectures on a number of undergraduate courses in Civil Engineering, Construction, Architectural Technology and lectures at postgraduate level on the MSc in Management in the Built Environment.

Publications and Outputs


Research Supervision

Has supervised a number of final year undergraduate and postgraduate construction dissertations.

2017-2018 MSc supervision

  • nZEB and its interaction with Project Management

2016-2017 MSc supervision

  • Construction Bonds in Ireland - Is the current model fit for purpose?

  • Employment trends in the construction industry during times of economic uncertainty and how the highs & lows could be abrogated

Areas of interest where you are prepared to consider a supervision role
  • Construction Project Management

  • Land Surveying/GIS

Engagement and Collaboration