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Department Structure

It is the mission of the Civil, Environmental, and Geospatial Engineering Department to “provide an educational, professional, and intellectual experience that enables a diverse body of students, alumni, faculty, and staff to contribute to society through teaching, research, practice, and service.”  This community seeks to achieve this mission using the following structure.

CEGE Department Chair:  Dr. Audra Morse
CEGE Graduate Program Director; Chair, Graduate & Research Committee (GRC):  Dr. Zhanping You

CEGE Department Staff




Graduate Program Assistant

Angela Keranen

Assists with graduate program administration

Administrative Aide

Amanda Cadwell

Assists with payroll

Staff Assistant

Lisa Cunard

Safety training and building/laboratory access

Research Engineer I

Kiko de Melo e Silva

Safety training and building/laboratory access Laboratory assistance and special training

Technical Lab Coordinator

Rob Fritz

Laboratory assistance and special training

Budget Coordinator

Shelle Sandell

Other miscellaneous support


Graduate Student Government (GSG) Representatives change each year.  Contact the Graduate Program Assistant for the updated GSG Representatives.