University of Evansville

Civil Engineering

Civil engineering students at UE apply technical knowledge and skills in the real world, like the Fairfield Reservoir and Dam Project in nearby Fairfield, Illinois.

Faculty and Staff

James Allen

Dr. James Allen

Associate Professor/Mechanical & Civil Engineering
Koch Center 244
812-488-2416

Professor Allen is an associate professor of civil engineering at the University of Evansville. He is a registered professional engineer in the state of Indiana and Ohio. He has been on the faculty at UE since 2006.

Jared Fulcher

Dr. Jared Fulcher

Assistant Professor/Mechanical & Civil Engineering
Koch Center 272
812-488-2767

Phil Gerhart

Dr. Phil Gerhart

Dean/Engineering and Computer Science
Koch Center 250A
812-488-2651

Professor Gerhart is Dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science and professor of mechanical and civil engineering at the University of Evansville. He has been teaching at UE since 1984.

John Layer

Dr. John Layer

Associate Professor/Mechanical & Civil Engineering
Koch Center 273
812-488-2195

Professor Layer is an assistant professor of mechanical engineering at the University of Evansville.

S. Immanuel Selvaraj

Dr. S. Immanuel Selvaraj

Assistant Professor/Mechanical & Civil Engineering
Koch Center 253
812-488-2085

Professor Immanuel is an assistant professor of civil engineering at the University of Evansville. Dr. Immanuel has been on the faculty at UE since 2009.

Douglas Stamps

Dr. Douglas Stamps

Professor/Mechanical Engineering
Koch Center 275
812-488-2186

Professor Stamps is professor of mechanical engineering at the University of Evansville. He was recognized for his efforts as a teacher by winning the Outstanding Teacher Award for 2004 from the Illinois/Indiana Section of the ASEE.| Before coming to UE, Stamps was senior staff member at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, NM and became a consultant for the Department of Energy and the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission after his UE faculty appointment. Stamps has been a faculty member at UE since 1995.

Brian Swenty

Dr. Brian Swenty

Professor/Mechanical & Civil Engineering/Dept. Chair
Koch Center 268A
812-488-2652

Professor Swenty is the chair of the Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering and professor of civil engineering at the University of Evansville. He has been on the faculty at UE since 1993.

Joseph Tipton

Dr. Joseph Tipton

Assistant Professor/Mechanical & Civil Engineering
Koch Center 269
812-488-2066

Professor Tipton is an assistant professor of mechanical engineering at the University of Evansville.

David Unger

Dr. David Unger

Professor/Mechanical & Civil Engineering
Koch Center 257
812-488-2899

Professor Unger is the author of the textbook, Analytical Fracture Mechanics, which was originally published in hard cover by Academic Press (1995), and later reprinted in paperback form by Dover Publications (2001). He was awarded| the Sadelle and Sydney Berger Award for scholarly activity by the University of Evansville in 2005, the Dean’s Teaching Award in the College of Engineering and Computer Science in 2006, and designated a UE Global Scholar in 2007. He is a professionally licensed engineer, and has served on the UE faculty for eight years.

Mark Valenzuela

Dr. Mark Valenzuela

Associate Professor/Mechanical & Civil Engineering
Koch Center 251
812-488-2590

Dr. Valenzuela is an associate professor of civil engineering at the University of Evansville and is a registered professional engineer in the State of Indiana. He is the faculty advisor for the ACES Concrete Canoe and Chi Epsilon, | the National Civil Engineering Honor Society. In addition to his teaching duties, Dr. Valenzuela is active in the University, serving as Ombudsman from 2005 to 2006 and again from 2009 to 2010, Grand Marshal from 2005 to 2011, and as a member of various University standing committees, ad-hoc committees, and search committees. In 2008 he was named a UE Global Scholar. In 2003 and in 2013 he received the Outstanding Teacher Award presented by the Alumni Association of the University of Evansville. He is currently president of the Southwest Indiana Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers.

Staff

Mrs. Rebecca Buxton

Mrs. Rebecca Buxton

Administrative Assistant/Mechanical & Civill Engineering
bb78@evansville.edu
Koch Center 268
812-488-2652

Mr. Ray Shelton

Mr. Ray Shelton

Technician/Mechanical and Civil Engineering
rs249@evansville.edu
812-488-2292