2006 Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering (Construction Management), Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel. Thesis: "Integrated facility management and its implementation to hospitals in Israel". Academic supervisor: Dr. Igal M. Shohet.
2001 Master of Science Degree in Civil Engineering (Construction Management) - Cum Laude, Technion - I.I.T., Haifa, Israel. Thesis: "Integrated maintenance management of system rich buildings: A detailed look at hospital buildings". Academic supervisor: Dr. Igal M. Shohet.
1999 Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering - Cum Laude, Technion - I.I.T., Haifa, Israel. Specialization in: Structural engineering and Geotechnical engineering.
2016-2019, Holder of the James C. Smith Construction Industry Advisory Council (CIAC) Professorship in Construction Science.
2017, Construction Management Track, Best Paper Award for the paper “The future of facility management in the face of rapidly changing technology”, Lavy, S., Singh, N., Choi, K.C., and Justin, A., the 2017 International Conference on Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Constructed Infrastructure Facilities (MAIREINFRA), Seoul, South Korea, July 19-21, 2017.
2012, Facilities Management Theme, Best Paper Award for the paper "Recurrent embodied energy of built facilities and its relationship with service life: A review paper", Dixit, M. K., Culp, C. H., Lavy, S. and Fernandez-Solis, J. L., the Joint CIB W070, W092 & TG72 International Conference on Facilities Management, Procurement Systems and Public Private Partnership, Cape Town, South Africa, January 23-25, 2012.
2010-2012, Holder of the Harold L. Adams ' 61 Endowed Interdisciplinary Professorship in Construction Science.
2010, Emerald Literati Network, Highly Commended Award Winner for Excellence 2010 for the paper "Facilities maintenance management practices in large public schools, Texas", Lavy, S. and Bilbo, D. L., Facilities, 27(1/2), 5-20.
2010, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Best Paper Award sponsored by Facilities and W070 Facilities Management and Maintenance for the paper "Facility managers' preferred interior wall finishes in acute-care hospital buildings", Lavy S. and Dixit M. K., CIB World Congress, Salford, UK, May 11-13, 2010.
2004, Award of outstanding Teaching Assistant, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Technion - I.I.T. - Spring 2003.
2004, Rubinstein fellowship for the Ph.D. research in recognition of excellence in research.
2002, Rubinstein award in recognition of excellence of Master dissertation, granted annually for a graduated thesis in Civil Engineering.
1999, Honor of outstanding excellence in undergraduate studies, Provost Foundation, Technion - I.I.T.
1999, Honor of outstanding in undergraduate studies, Dean Foundation, Civil Engineering, Technion - I.I.T.
1999, Sechi award for excellence in the course "Statics of Structures 2" (014109).
1999, Strumph award for excellence in the course "Acoustics in Civil Engineering" (014512).
1998, Matmidi-Schtendig award for excellence in undergraduate studies.