Graduate Blog

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November 27, 2017

The US Army Engineering Research ad Development Center has an open position in the Hydraulics area. Position:  Civil Engineer (Hydraulics), GS-0810-11/12/13 Announcement dates:  11/20/2017 thru 12/04/2017 Merit (status candidates):

DE (all US Citizens):

November 20, 2017

The City of Ann Arbor Water Treatment Plant is looking to hire a Drinking Water Quality Manager to oversee all staff, operations and compliance associated with our award-winning drinking water. Please see attached announcement for more information.


November 20, 2017

Congratulations! As you prepare your document and begin the deposit process, watch this video from the Graduate College Thesis Office.

The deadlines to complete a deposit are:

December 8 (5 p.m.) for doctoral dissertations December 15 (5 p.m.) for master's theses

For more info about depositing

November 17, 2017

HDR is granting a $10,000 scholarship to a graduate student interested in transportation (majoring in civil engineering, structural engineering or geotechnical engineering).

Visit to apply.


November 16, 2017

                             Ph.D. Final Defense – Ahmed Baghdady
       Axial Behavior of Drilled Shafts in Illinois Soft Pennsylvanian Shales
                                     Advisor: Prof. Timothy D. Stark
                               Date: Friday. December 1st, 2017, 2:30 pm
                          Location: 2310 Newmark Civil Engineering Lab