Civil Engineering Faculty & Staff

Program Coordinator

Goli Nossoni

Goli Nossoni, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Civil Engineering

Maxcy Hall 118B-9
(203) 479-4173

Program Faculty

Abe Ardeshir

Abe Ardeshir

Practitioner in Residence

Maxcy Hall 318
(203) 507-0868


Byungik Chang, Ph.D., P.E., MBA

Chair, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Maxcy Hall 118 B-4
(203) 479-4234


Ronald S. Harichandran, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE

Dean / Vice Provost for Research

A Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Dr. Harichadran has led the Tagliatela College of Engineering since 2011. An expert on structural engineering, he has published more than 100 journal articles and conference proceedings papers and taught courses in structural analysis, design, dynamics, and probabilistic methods.

Echlin Hall 101
(203) 932-7167


Jean Nocito-Gobel, Ph.D.

Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering

Maxcy Hall 118B-8
(203) 932-7155


Zhongkun "Frankie" Ouyang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering

Maxcy Hall 118B-2
(203) 932-7148

Program Staff


Christine Ferrucci

Administrative Secretary I, Civil & Environmental Engineering

Maxcy 218
(203) 932-7437


John Kelley

Associate Lab Supervisor, Mechanical & Civil Engineering

Buckman 127
(203) 932-7141

Emeritus Faculty

Adjunct Faculty
Jason Farren, P.E.

Environmental Engineering

Susmitha Attota, A.I.C.P.


Joseph Balskus, P.E.

Transportation Engineering

Amy Dill, P.E.

Environmental Engineering

Katharine Goodbody

Environmental Engineering

Robert Araujo


Cassandra Champagne, M.S.

Geotechnical Engineering

Joelvito Villaluz, M.S., P.E.

Computer-aided Drafting

Mark Austin, P.E., MPA

Professional Development

Andrew Mai, Ph.D.

Environmental Engineering

Matthew Niski, P.E.

Environmental Engineering

Muhammad Rauf Shaker, M.S.

Construction Management