Professional Service

  • Entity: Earthquake Engineering Research Institute Organizing Committee and Review Committee 12th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering. 2021 - 2021
  • Role: External Reviewer. Entity: University of Rome La Sapienza Review Proposal for Research Instrumentation. 2020 - present
  • Envision Utah Seismic Resilience. 2020 - 2021
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: Canada Foundation for Innovation 2020 INNOVATION FUND. 2020 - 2020
  • American Society of Civil Engineers. Role: Editor. Editorial Board, Journal of Architectural Engineering. 2019 - 2021
  • Role: Editor. Entity: Elsevier Construction and Building Materials International Journal. 2018 - 2018
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: Various Journals US and International Journals in my field. 2018 - 2018
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: University of Iowa Reviewer for Faculty Promotion. 2017 - present
  • Entity: Reviewer of several journals Reviewer. 2017 - present
  • Entity: Missouri University of Science and Technology Reviewer for faculty promotion to Professor. 2017 - 2017
  • Entity: Swiss National Science Foundation Proposal Reviewer. 2016 - 2016
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: Elsevier International Journal of Solids and Structures. 2016 - 2016
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: Institution of Civil Engineers Journal of Structures and Buildings. 2016 - 2016
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: Elsevier Composite Structures Journal. 2016 - 2016
  • Entity: Taylor and Francis Group Journal of Structural Integrity and Maintenance. 2016 - 2016
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: Elsevier Engineering Structures Journal. 2016 - 2016
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: Elsevier Construction and Building Materials Journal. 2016 - 2016
  • Entity: Mountain Plains Consortium Webinar. 2016 - 2016
  • ASCE. Role: Reviewer. Journal of Composites for Construction. 2016 - 2016
  • Entity: Journal of Composites, ASCE Reviewer. 2015 - present
  • Entity: Swiss National Foundation Reviewer. 2015 - present
  • Entity: American Concrete Institute Structural Journal Reviewer. 2015 - present
  • Entity: Prestressed Concrete Insitute Reviewer. 2015 - present
  • Entity: Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics Reviewer. 2015 - present
  • Entity: American Society of Civil Engineers Materials Engineering Reviewer. 2015 - present
  • Entity: Composite Structures Reviewer. 2015 - present
  • Entity: Construction and Building Materials Reviewer. 2015 - present
  • Entity: American Society of Civil Engineers Journal of Bridge Engineering Reviewer. 2015 - present
  • Role: Review Paper. Entity: Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Review of manuscript 13-017. 2013 - 2013
  • Role: Review Paper. Entity: Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Review paper:13-006, “Implementation of 0.7 in. Diameter Strands at 2 in. Spacing in Pretensioned Bridge Girders”. 2013 - 2013
  • University of Utah. Role: Interim Chair. Created Advertisement and Hired Full Lecturer. 2013 - 2013
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: Mountain Plains Consortium Reviewed Two Research Proposals. 2013 - 2013
  • Role: Review Paper. Entity: Journal of Construction and Building Materials CONBUILDMAT-D-13-01765 Title: Numerical and experimental evaluation of a double inverted trussed beam reinforced with steel cable. 2013 - 2013
  • Role: Review Paper. Entity: Journal of Construction and Building Materials CONBUILDMAT-D-12-00483 Title: A Critical Review of Retrofitting Methods for Unreinforced Masonry Structures. 2013 - 2013
  • Role: Review Paper. Entity: Journal of Composites for Construction CCENG-830, entitled "Experimental Investigation of Concrete Shear Walls Reinforced with Glass-Fiber-Reinforced Bars under Lateral Cyclic Loading.". 2013 - 2013
  • Role: Review Paper. Entity: Journal of Structural Engineering STENG-2076R1, entitled "Experimental Testing of CFRP-Strengthened Reinforced Concrete Wall Elements Loaded by Close-in Blast.". 2013 - 2013
  • Role: Review Paper. Entity: Journal of Structural Engineering STENG-2076R1, entitled "Experimental Testing of CFRP-Strengthened Reinforced Concrete Wall Elements Loaded by Close-in Blast.". 2013 - 2013
  • Entity: ACI Committe 374 Review ASCE 31. 2012 - 2012
  • University of Utah. Interim Chair of CvEEN Department. 2012 - 2012
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: American Society of Civil Engineers Journal of Composites for Construction Paper Review. 2011 - present
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: American Concrete Institute Structural Journal Review Paper. 2011 - present
  • Entity: University of Canterbury External PhD Examiner. 2011 - 2011
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: International Journal of Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics Review paper. 2011 - present
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: UNLV Review Faculty for Promotion and Tenure. 2011 - 2011
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: Technopress Journal Reviewer. 2011 - present
  • Entity: International Journal of Solids and Structures Journal Paper Review. 2011 - present
  • Role: Reviewer And Member Of Editorial Board. Entity: IGI Global Review Book Chapter. 2011 - 2011
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: Journal of Engineering Structures Review Journal Paper. 2011 - present
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: Journal of Composite Structures Review Paper. 2011 - present
  • Entity: Taylor & Francis : J. Earthquake Engineering Journal Reviewer. 2010 - present
  • Entity: ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering Journal Reviewer. 2010 - present
  • Role: Session Chairman. Entity: Hellenic Society for Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Session Chairman: Concrete Structures II 9th HSTAM International Congress on Mechanics, July 12-14, Limassol, Cyprus. 2010 - present
  • Role: Session Chairman. Entity: Earthquake Engineering Research Institute Session Chairman at Session: M3 Fiber Reinforced Column Retrofit 9th US National and 10th Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering: Reaching Beyond Borders, July 25-29, Toronto, Canada. 2010 - present
  • Entity: ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction Journal Reviewer. 2010 - present
  • Entity: Elsevier: J. Construction and Building Materials Journal Reviewer. 2010 - present

Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Reviewer J. of Structural Enginering. American Society of Civil Engineers, 2020
  • Outstanding Reviewer J. of Structural Engineering. American Society of Civil Engineers, 2019
  • Fellow. American Concrete Institute, 2018
  • 2008 Trailblazer Award: Utah Transportation Research Advisory Council. Utah Transportation Research Advisory Council., 2008

Internal Service

  • Member of HEDCO Building Renovation Committee. Member Of Committee For Structural Consultartion, 2021 - 2021. service.
  • Director of Mountain Plains Consortium Region 8 Transportation Center. University Of Utah Director, 2021 - 2021. service.
  • University of Utah Director of TriDurLE National Transportation Center. University Of Utah Director, 2021 - 2021. service.
  • RPT Chair. Chair, 2021 - 2021. service.
  • Chair of Faculty Search for Construction Engineering. Chair, 2021 - 2021. service.
  • Infrastructure Lead. Leader F Infrastructure Group, 2021 - 2021. service.
  • TriDurLE National Transportation Center. Director, 2019 - 2020. service.
  • Search Committee Digital Engineering Faculty Search 2019-2020. Committee Member, 2019 - 2020. service.
  • Search Committee Geoinformatics/Geotechnical Engineering Faculty Position. Committee Member, 2019 - 2020. service.
  • Promotion of faculty from Missouri University of Science and Technology to Professor. External Reviewer, 2019 - 2019. service.
  • George Washington University Promotion of faculty to Professor. External Reviewer, 2019 - 2019. service.
  • RPT Subcommittee for Luther McDonald. Committee Member, 2019 - 2019. service.
  • RPT Subcommittee for Glenn Sjoden. Committee Member, 2019 - 2019. service.
  • RPT Subcommittee Christine Pomeroy. Committee Member, 2019 - 2019. service.
  • RPT Subcommittee for Abbas Rashidi. 2019 - 2019. service.
  • RPT Subcommittee Doug Schmucker. Committee Member, 2019 - 2019. service.
  • MPC Transportation Center DIrector. Director, 2019 - 2019. service.
  • Graduate Student Recruitment Committee. Committee Member, 2019 - 2020. service.
  • Cyberinfrastructure Faculty Search 2017-2018. Member, 2017 - 2017. service.
  • Transportation Faculty Search. Member, 2017 - 2017. service.
  • Traveled to Weber State University to discuss plans for sharing courses and recruitment. Convenor, 2017 - 2017. service.
  • Infrastructure Group. Convenor, 2017 - 2017. service.
  • Mountain Plains Consortium - University of Utah Director. 2017 - 2017. service.
  • Strategic Planning Committee. Member, 2015 - present. service.
  • Search Committee Structures Faculty. Chair, 2015 - present. service.
  • Infrastructure Group. Chair, 2015 - present. service.
  • RPT Committee - Luis Ibarra. Member, 2015 - present. service.
  • RPT Committee - Steve Burian. Member, 2015 - present. service.
  • Graduate Committee. Member, 2015 - present. service.
  • Executive Committee. Member, 2015 - present. service.
  • Interim Chair. 2012 - 2012. service.
  • Interim Chair of the Department. 2012 - 2013. service.
  • Academic Senate. 2011 - present. service.
  • Developed and passed new PhD requirements. Chair Of Graduate Committee, 2010 - present. service.
  • University of Utah / Chemical Engineering Department. Reviewed Teaching of Faculty Member for RPT. Scholarly Service. 2010 - present. service.
  • Curriculum Development. 2010 - present. service.

In the Media

  • Utah State University Forestry Extension. 2020. https://forestry.usu.edu/news/utah-forest-newslett...
  • Compositi Magazine Italy. 2016.
  • Roads and Bridges Magazine. 2016.
  • KUTV News. 2016.
  • KSL 5 Radio. 2016.
  • Radwaste Solutions. 2016.
  • "Overlay Protective", Article in Roads and Bridges Magazine, pg. 56-59 . 2011.
  • Bond Strength of Overlays for ABC Bridges Utah Department of Transportation Newsletter. 2011.
  • ENR Mountain States Article: A Durable Deck Building and studying stresses on Utah’s Beaver Creek Bridge . 2010.
  • UDOT Research Newsletter: Prestressed Concrete Girder Repair with CFRP Post-tensioned Rods. 2010.