Faculty

Chair
  • Brian Smith, P.E.
    Infrastructure
    PhD, Civil Engineering, University of Virginia, 1995
    MS, Systems Engineering, University of Virginia, 1991
    BS, Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech, 1989
    434-243-8585
    Thornton Hall, Office: B227, 351 McCormick Road
    briansmith@virginia.edu

Professors
  • Craig Benson, PHD, PE, NAE
    Environmental and Water Resources
    BS, Lehigh University (Civil Engineering)
    MSE, University of Texas at Austin (Civil Engineering/Geotechnical Engineering)
    PhD, University of Texas at Austin (Civil Engineering/Geoenvironmental Engineering)
    434.924.3593
    engrdean@virginia.edu

  • Steven Chase
    Infrastructure
    Ph.D., Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Rhode Island, 1991
    Civil and Environmental Engineering, George Washington University, 1984
    B.S., Civil Engineering University of Hartford, 1978, Summa cum Laude
    434-243-8526
    Thornton Hall, Office: D205, 351 McCormick Road
    sbc2h@virginia.edu

  • Wu-Seng Winston Lung, P.E.
    Environmental and Water Resources
    PhD, Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan
    MS Hydrology/Hydraulics, University of Minnesota
    434-924-3722
    Thornton Hall, Office: D209, 351 McCormick Road
    wl@virginia.edu

  • Richard Miksad, P.E.
    Environmental and Water Resources
    ScD, Physical Oceanography, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    MS, Mechanical Engineering, Cornell University
    BS, Mechanical Engineering, Bradley University
    434-924-6336
    Thornton Hall, Office: D213, 351 McCormick Road
    rwm3x@virginia.edu

  • Marek-Jerzy Pindera
    Infrastructure
    PhD, Virginia Polytechinc Institute & State University
    M. Sci., University of Waterloo
    434-924-1040
    Thornton Hall, Office: D214, 351 McCormick Road
    mp3g@virginia.edu

  • James Smith, P.E.
    Environmental and Water Resources
    Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Princeton University, 1992
    M.S., Environmental Engineering, Virginia Tech, 1984
    B.S., Civil Engineering, Virginia Tech, 1983
    434-924-7991
    Thornton Hall, Office: D218, 351 McCormick Road
    jsmith@virginia.edu


Associate Professors
  • Thomas Baber
    Infrastructure
    PhD, Civil Engineering, The University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 1980
    M.E., Civil Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 1975
    B.S., Civil Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1969
    434-924-6360
    Thornton Hall, Office: D212, 351 McCormick Road
    ttb@virginia.edu

  • Andres Clarens
    Environmental and Water Resources
    PhD Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan , 2007
    MSE Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan, 2004
    BS Chemical Engineering, University of Virginia, 1999
    434-924-7966
    Thornton Hall, Office: D220, 351 McCormick Road
    aclarens@virginia.edu

  • Lisa Colosi Peterson
    Environmental and Water Resources
    PhD, University of Michigan , 2007
    MSE, University of Michigan, 2004
    BS, Cornell University, 2003
    434-924-7961
    Thornton Hall, Office: D219, 351 McCormick Road
    lmc6b@virginia.edu

  • Teresa Culver
    Environmental and Water Resources
    Ph.D Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, 1991
    MS Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, 1989
    BS Environmental Technology, Cornell University, 1984
    434-924-6375
    Thornton Hall, Office: D207 351 McCormick Road
    tculver@virginia.edu

  • Jonathan Goodall
    Environmental and Water Resources
    PhD, Civil Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, 2005
    MS, Civil Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, 2003
    BS, Civil Engineering, University of Virginia, 2001
    434-243-5019
    Thornton Hall, Office: D218, 351 McCormick Road
    goodall@virginia.edu

  • Devin Harris
    Infrastructure
    Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2007
    M.S., Civil Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2004
    B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Florida, 1999
    434-924-6373
    Thornton Hall, Office: D216, 351 McCormick Road
    dharris@virginia.edu

  • Leidy Klotz, PhD
    Ph.D., Penn State, Architectural Engineering, 2008
    M.S., University of Washington, Construction Engineering, 2005
    B.S., Lafayette College, Civil Engineering, 2000
    434-924-7446
    Thornton Hall, Office: D202, 351 McCormick Road
    lk6me@virginia.edu


  • Garrick E. Louis
    Ph.D, Engineering & Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
    MSc., Chemical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
    BSc., Chemical Engineering, Howard University
    434-982-2742
    gel7f@virginia.edu

  • Byungkyu Brian Park
    Infrastructure
    PhD, Texas A&M University, 1998
    MS, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea, 1995
    BS, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea, 1993
    434-924-6347
    Thornton Hall, Office: D205, 351 McCormick Road
    bp6v@virginia.edu


Assistant Professors
  • T. Donna Chen, PE, PhD
    Infrastructure
    PhD, University of Texas at Austin, 2015
    ME, University of Texas at Arlington, 2008
    BS, Texas A&M University, 2005
    434-924-6224
    Thornton Hall D203, 351 McCormick Road
    tdc9c@virginia.edu

  • Lindsay Ivey Burden
    Infrastructure
    Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012
    M.E., Civil Engineering, University of Louisville, 2006
    B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Louisville, 2005
    (434) 243-1250
    Thornton Hall, Office: B225, 351 McCormick Road
    lindsay.ivey@virginia.edu

  • Osman Ozbulut
    Infrastructure
    Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University, 2010
    M.S., Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University, 2007
    B.S., Civil Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey, 2005
    434-924-7230
    Thornton Hall, Office: D217, 351 McCormick Road
    ozbulut@virginia.edu


Graduate Faculty
  • Mike Fontaine
    Infrastructure
    Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Univeristy of Virginia
    M.S., Civil Engineering, University of Virginia
    B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Virginia
    (434) 293-1980
    530 Edgemont Road Charlottesville, VA 22903
    michael.fontaine@vdot.virginia.gov

  • John Miller
    Infrastructure
    Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of Virginia B.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Virginia
    (434) 293-1999
    530 Edgemont Road
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    john.miller@vdot.virginia.gov

Lecturers