dr. M. van Buiten (Marc)


About Me

Marc van Buiten is a lecturer at the department of Civil Engineering at the University of Twente in the Netherlands. His main focus is on managerial decision making in the construction industry. Topics of interest include valuation and risk management, and research methodology.

LL.M. (mr.), Tax law, VU Amsterdam, 2011

Ph.D. (dr.), Behavioral decision making, TUe, 2007 (cum laude)

M.Sc. (drs.), Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, 2002 (cum laude)

M.Sc. (ir.), Industrial engineering and management, University of Twente, 2000


Earth & Environmental Sciences
Business & Economics
Asset Management
Contract Duration
Cost Control
Engineering Design
Public-Private Partnerships
Engineering & Materials Science
Asset Management


Shealy, T., Ismael, D. , Hartmann, A. , & van Buiten, M. (2017). Removing certainty from the equation: Using choice architecture to increase awareness of risk in engineering design decision making. In A. Mahalingam, T. Shealy, & N. Gil (Eds.), 15th Engineering Project Organization Conference with 5th International Megaprojects Workshop: Stanford Sierra Camp, California June 5-7, 2017 (Working Paper Proceedings; Vol. 2017). EPOS. https://epossociety.org/epoc-2017
Racz, P., Syfuss, L., Schultz, C. , van Buiten, M. , olde Scholtenhuis, L. L. , Vahdatikhaki, F. , & Doree, A. G. (2017). Decision Support for Test Trench Location Selection with 3D Semantic Subsurface Utility Models. In K-Y. Lin, N. El-Gohary, & P. Tang (Eds.), Computing in Civil Engineering 2017: Smart Safety, Sustainability, and Resilience (Vol. 2017, pp. 68-75). https://doi.org/10.1061/9780784480847
Racz, P. , van Buiten, M. , & Doree, A. (2017). Naturalistic decision-making perspective on uncertainty reduction by civil engineers about the location of underground utilities. In J. Gore, & P. Ward (Eds.), Naturalistic Decision Making and Uncertainty: Proceedings of the 13th Bi-Annual International Conference on Naturalistic Decision Making (pp. 174-181). University of Bath.

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University of Twente
Faculty of Engineering Technology
Horst Complex (building no. 20), room Z208
De Horst 2
7522LW  Enschede
The Netherlands

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University of Twente
Faculty of Engineering Technology
Horst Complex  Z208
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands