Department Highlights and News

CEE Faculty receive promotions, tenure, and continued appointments

The Virginia Tech Board of Visitors approved 2018 promotions and continued appointments. Among those were four civil and environmental engineering professors: Monty Abbas – promotion to Professor Randy Dymond – promotion to Professor Bryan Katz – promotion to Associate Professor of Practice Ioannis Koutromanos – promotion to Associate Professor with tenure For the full list Read more…

Linsey Marr appointed Charles P. Lunsford Professor

Linsey Marr, professor of the civil and environmental engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been named the Charles P. Lunsford Professor in Engineering by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors. The Charles P. Lunsford Professorship was established in 1976 by Charles P. Lunsford II of C.L. Lunsford Sons & Izard Inc., of Roanoke, Virginia, Read more…

Peter Vikesland named the Nick Prillaman Professor

Peter Vikesland, professor of the civil and environmental engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been named the Nick Prillaman Professor in Engineering by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors. The professorship was established in 1986 by Prillaman, a member of the Class of 1949 who majored in chemical engineering. The professorship recognizes teaching and research excellence Read more…