Geotechnical engineering educator with over 25 years of experience in analysis, design, and construction of foundations including teaching, research, and consulting.
Doctor of Philosophy, Geotechnical Engineering
Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering
Head, Civil & Urban Engineering Department
From: July 2013 to present
From: March 2011 to present
Speaker of the Faculty
Principal faculty representative to the institute administration. Chaired and presided over faculty senate meetings. Lead the faculty executive committee (FEC) and its sub committees, which are concerned with education and student life. Played key leadership role in changing the status of Polytechnic Institute from being an affiliate of New York University to becoming its College of Engineering. Oversaw rewriting, balloting, and adoption of revised NYU Poly faculty governance documents to de-conflict them and similar documents at NYU.
From: October 2011 to August 2013
Associate Professor, Graduate Adviser
From: June 2001 to March 2011
Chair, Polytechnic University Enrollment Management Council
Oversaw graduate and undergraduate admissions and retention. Streamlined enrollment work flow, and established accurate predictive models for enrollment. Drafted the university Enrollment Management Plan. Reported to university president, and assisted him in enrollment management. Developed strategies for enrollment growth, and reversed declining enrolment trend. Chaired Enrollment Management Council consisting of Dean of Undergraduate Admissions, Director of the Graduate Center, Dean of Engineering, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Vice President of Student Affairs, Vice President of University Relations, and the Director of Financial Aid.
From: March 2003 to August 2005
From: September 1995 to June 2001
Posted April 13th, 2016
Posted January 22nd, 2016
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