Professional Title: Professor, Civil Engineering
Organization: University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP)
Sessions: Session 9
Dr. Nazarian is the McIntosh Murchison Chair Professor of Civil Engineering at The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) where he has served as the Director of the Center for Transportation Infrastructure Systems and the Campus Director of ASPIRE. Dr. Nazarian has more than 40 years of experience in the areas of design, evaluation, and nondestructive testing of geotechnical and transportation infrastructure and lifeline. He has significantly contributed to the body of knowledge in construction, quality management, evaluation and characterization of transportation infrastructure using innovative technologies. He currently chairs the Geotechnical Instrumentation and Modeling Committee of the Transportation Research Board and is on the Executive Board of the International Society of Intelligent Construction.