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Department of Civil Engineering College of Engineering & Computer Science

Meet Us

Department Chair

Benjamin Fell, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor and Department Chair

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  • Office RVR 4024D

  • Hours M/W 10:30 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.

  • Phone (916) 278-8139

  • Specialty & InterestsStructural engineering

Department Staff

Lynette Harper

Administrative Support Assistant

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  • Office RVR 4024

  • Phone (916) 278-5957

Ashley Mihok

Administrative Support Coordinator

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  • Office RVR 4024

  • Phone (916) 278-6982

Faculty

Masoud Ghodrat Abadi, Ph.D., P.E.

Assistant Professor

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  • Office RVR 4027

  • Phone (916) 278-7375

  • Specialty & InterestsTransportation Engineering

Richard Armstrong, Ph.D., P.E.

Assistant Professor

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  • Office RVR 4046

  • Hours Mondays 12 p.m. - 2 p.m.

  • Phone (916) 278-6812

  • Specialty & InterestsGeotechnical earthquake engineering

Cyrus Aryani, Ph.D., P.E., G.E.

Professor

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  • Office RVR 4036

  • Phone (916) 278-6096

  • Specialty & InterestsGeotechnical engineering

Zoi Dokou, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

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  • Office RVR 4023

  • Phone (916) 278-5957

  • Specialty & InterestsWater resources engineering

Julie Fogarty, Ph.D., P.E.

Assistant Professor

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  • Office RVR 4027

  • Phone (916) 278-6983

  • Specialty & InterestsStructural engineering

Jose Garcia, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

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  • Office RVR 4025

  • Phone (916) 278-4504

  • Specialty & InterestsStructural materials

Karen Hansen, Ph.D.

Professor

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  • Office RVR 4042

  • Phone (916) 278-7505

John Johnston, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor

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  • Office RVR 4034

  • Phone (916) 278-7939

  • Specialty & InterestsEnvironmental engineering

Ghazan Khan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator

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  • Office RVR 4044

  • Phone (916) 278-3886

  • Specialty & InterestsTransportation Engineering

Ramzi Mahmood, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor and Director of the Office of Water Programs

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  • Office Modoc Hall 1001

  • Phone (916) 278-3886

  • Specialty & InterestsEnvironmental engineering

Eric Matsumoto, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor

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  • Office RVR 4017

  • Phone (916) 278-5177

  • Specialty & InterestsStructural engineering

Saad Merayyan, Ph.D.

Professor

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  • Office RVR 4013

  • Phone (916) 278-5349

  • Specialty & InterestsWater resources engineering

Amir Motlagh, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

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  • Office RVR 4015

  • Phone (916) 278-2937

  • Specialty & InterestsEnvironmental engineering

Cristina Poindexter, Ph.D., P.E.

Assistant Professor

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  • Office RVR 4023

  • Phone (916) 278-5823

  • Specialty & InterestsWater resources engineering

Kimberly Scott-Hallet, M.S., P.E., S.E.

Lecturer

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  • Office RVR 4021

  • Phone (916) 278-4959

  • Specialty & InterestsStructural engineering

Total Members: 18