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Mrs Elmarie Edwardes

BSc BSc (QS) MSc (Project Management) (Cape Town)

Tel: 021 650 2038

After graduating Elmarie worked in private practices from 1984 – 1999 where she, as a Professional Quantity Surveyor, gained experience in a wide variety of private and public sector projects, covering the full spectrum of professional service. In 2000 she obtained an emerging contractor mentorship certificate and was involved in the mentoring of emerging contractors for 18 months. In 2002 she joined the Department of Construction Economics at the University of Pretoria for four years and was involved private practice part-time. In 2005 she returned to private and lectured part-time at the University of Cape Town from 2008 – 2010. She joined the Department as a permanent Senior Lecturer in 2011. Elmarie is also Registered Professional Quantity Surveyors and is a Professional Member of the Association of South African Quantity Surveyors

Research Interests

Education of construction studies


Measurement and Design Appraisal

External Responsibilities

  • External Examiner – UP 1994

  • Member of ASAQS Standard System sub-committee