Edward Kavazanjian, a professor in the School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment, has been elected to a three-year term on the Board of Governors of the U.S. University Council for Geotechnical Education and Research (USUCGER).
The council is a consortium of more than 120 U.S. universities that advocates for continued development and expansion of high-quality geotechnical engineering research and education by academic institutions. It works to enhance development and effective implementation of geotechnical infrastructure design techniques to ensure safety, health, security and environmental protection in the United States and abroad. The council interacts with regulatory and funding agencies, and promotes cooperation and discussion among geotechnical engineering faculty affiliated with U.S. member institutions.
For more information, see www.usucger.org