His research primarily focuses on procurement, women in construction, blockchain-based project management, FinTech, climate change and worker’s productivity, contractor’s efficiency and sociology of the built environment. He presently has 141 citations and an H-index of 7 on google scholar and 50 citations and an H-index of 5 on Scopus. Some of his recent publications are:
Deep, S., Bhoola, V., Verma, S., & Ranasinghe, U. (2021). Identifying the risk factors in real estate construction projects: an analytical study to propose a control structure for decision-making. Journal of Financial Management of Property and Construction. https://doi.org/10.1108/JFMPC-03-2020-0018.
Deep, S., Gajendran, T., & Jefferies, M. (2020). Factors influencing power and dependence for collaboration among construction project participants. Journal of Legal Affairs and Dispute Resolution in Engineering and Construction, 12(2), 06520001 https://ascelibrary.org/doi/10.1061/%28ASCE%29LA.1943-4170.0000362
Shumank Deep, Thayaparan Gajendran & Marcus Jefferies (2021) A systematic review of ‘enablers of collaboration’ among the participants in construction projects, International Journal of Construction Management, 21:9, 919-931, DOI: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/15623599.2019.1596624