Awards

Selected Honors and Awards

  • Best Paper Award, ASCE Construction Research Congress, New Orleans, LA, 2018
  • Fulton Exemplar Faculty, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, Tempe, AZ, 2018
  • Distinguished Leadership Award, Design-Build Institute of America, Philadelphia, PA, 2017
  • Community Service Award, Arizona Pavements/Materials Conference, Tempe, AZ, 2017
  • ASCE Top Read, for our paper in the Journal of Management in Engineering, May 2017
  • Outstanding Service Award, School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment, Arizona State University (ASU), 2016
  • Cache Valley Electric Lecturer Award, IAFSE, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, 2016
  • Thomas Fitch Rowland Prize, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2015
  • Recognition of Outstanding Contribution, International Road Federation (IRF), 2015
  • Distinguished Professor Award, Construction Industry Institute (CII), 2014
  • Featured PI, and Featured Research Project, the National Center for Strategic Transportation Policies, Investments and Decisions, 2014
  • Invited Opening Keynote Speech, the Euro-Mediterranean Institute for Sustainable Development (EUMISD), 2014
  • Best Poster Award, Construction Industry Institute (CII), 2014
  • ExCEEd Fellow, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2013
  • CII New Scholar, Construction Industry Institute (CII), 2013
  • Best Performance Award,The University of Wisconsin Law School , 2011
  • Best Paper Award,  Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2010

Selected Professional Service and Memberships

  • Reviewer for federal funding agencies such as the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP)
  • Reviewer for several archival journals, including the ASCE Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, the ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, and the ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering
  • Transportation Research Board Affiliate and Friend of the Construction Management and Delivery Methods Committees
  • Member and ExCEEd Teaching Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • Member of the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering (AACE) International
  • Mentor for international exchange students and researchers