Mohamed ElGawady, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Benavides Faculty Scholar
Associate Editor, American Society of Civil Engineering Journal of Bridge Engineering

Structural Engineering

Research Interests

  • Seismic behavior of unreinforced masonry (URM) structures
  • Application of Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP) in strengthening and repair of masonry/reinforced concrete structures
  • Seismic behavior of reinforced concrete bridges
  • Damage-free bridge columns
  • Segmental construction
  • Rocking mechanics and the use of sustainable materials in seismic prone regions

Professional Experience

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Washington State University, (Fall 2011-2012)
  • Visiting Associate Professor, Civil Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, (Fall 2010-Fall 2011)
  • Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Washington State University, (Fall 2006-Fall 2010)

Major Honors and Awards

ExCEEd New Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award, ASCE, Northern Arizona University, (2007)

Resume/CV:

Education:

  • Ph.D., Structural Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL) Lausanne, Switzerland, 2004
  • M.S., Structural Engineering, Cairo University, Egypt, 2000
  • B.S., Civil Engineering, Cairo University, Egypt, 1997