The Construction Industry Institute (CII) selected Dr. Jesus M. de la Garza, the Vecellio Professor of Construction Engineering and Management at Virginia Tech, as the twenty-third recipient of the CII Outstanding Researcher of the Year Award.
The Vecellio Construction Engineering and Management Program (VCEMP) at Virginia Tech offers opportunities, through course work and faculty research interests, for students to acquire expertise in all phases of the construction life cycle. Leading industry trends and technological innovation are hallmarks of this internationally prominent program.
VCEMP alumnus Dr. Zane Mitchell will serve as dean at University of Southern Indiana
Maria was recognized at the Construction Management Association of America (CMAA), Conference and Tradeshow in San Diego, California.
Dr. Tripp Shealy (PI) has received a three-year $239,678 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF)