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About David Cattell

BSc(QS) [Wits]
Associate Professor Cattell's areas of expertise include: motoring economics, motor vehicle fringe benefit taxation, cashflow analysis, life-cycle cost analysis, total-cost-of-ownership studies, financial economic modelling and optimisations, operations research, unbalanced bidding, bidding models, component item pricing, Component Unit Pricing (CUP) theory, cost estimating, cost engineering, risk analysis, tendering, modern portfolio theory, cumulative prospect theory, utility theory, prospect theory, and value-at-risk analysis. His work experience also includes 25 years in the IT industry, including web development, and programming in Basic, Visual Basic, C, Java and JavaScript.


Present Head of Research: Construction Management, Quantity Surveying, Property & Real Estate, Bond University
Present Associate Dean (Innovation & Collaborations): Institute of Sustainable Development and Architecture, Bond University
Present Associate Professor, Bond University

Curriculum Vitae

Honors and Awards

  • IBM Business Leadership Award, in recognition of achievement of an outstanding contribution

Contact Information

Institute of Sustainable Development and Architecture
Bond University QLD 4229
Ph. +61 7 559 50157


Articles (7)

Books (2)

Book Chapters (1)

PhD Thesis (1)

Conference Papers (8)