Your academic success is important to us. That’s why you’ll be introduced to your academic advisor before you get to campus. Your academic advisor is here to provide guidance, advice, and encouragement, and help you with important steps like selecting electives that meet your educational objectives.

PhD/DES.: For students entering with the M.S., the program of 30 points beyond the M.S. will be developed with the guidance of a faculty member in the area of the student’s area of research interest in order to prepare for the qualifying examination and subsequent thesis research.

For guidance in Water Resources / Environmental Engineering see Professor Patricia Culligan.

For Geotechnical Engineering guidance see Professor Hoe I. Ling and Steve Sun.

For Construction Engineering and Management see instructors Julius Chang and Ibrahim Odeh.

For Structural Engineering see Professors Raimondo BettiGeorge Deodatis, Maria Feng, and Andrew Smyth.

For Engineering Mechanics see Professors Jacob FishHaim Waisman, and Huiming Yin.

Areas of research interest of full-time faculty members will be found under the faculty listings of the department.