David R. Steward, Ph.D., PE, PG, F.ASCE 
Professor and Chair in Construction Management and Engineering

Engineering 106A
Telephone: (701) 231-6004
E-mail: David.Steward@ndsu.edu
Website: https://www.ndsu.edu/faculty/steward/david_r_steward/

Research Interests
  • Groundwater Flow and Analysis
  • Interdisciplinary Water Resources
  • Water and Society
  • Engineering Mathematics and Computational Models
Eric Asa, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Accreditation Assessment Coordinator

Engineering 108
Telephone: (701) 231-7246
E-mail: Eric.Asa@ndsu.edu
Website: http://www.ndsu.edu/faculty/asa/

Research Interests
  • Infrastructure and assets management
  • Construction materials
  • Computational modeling
  • Engineering education
Abdulaziz Banawi, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Engineering 116
Telephone: (701) 231-9505
E-mail: Abdulaziz.Banawi@ndsu.edu
Website: Bglab.weebly.com

Research Interests
  • Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)
  • Building Information Modeling
  • Building Construction - Virtual Reality
  • Green Buildings and Sustainability
  • Lean Construction and Six-Sigma
Zhili 'Jerry' Gao, Ph.D., P.E., CPC
Associate Professor and Associate Chair

Engineering 126
Telephone: (701) 231-8857
E-mail: Jerry.Gao@ndsu.edu
Website: https://www.ndsu.edu/faculty/zgao/

Research Interests
  • Lean and Green Construction
  • Virtual design and construction
    • Visualization and BIM development and implantation
  • Advanced concrete techniques
    • Sustainable concrete
    • New concrete materials and structures
Youjin Jang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Engineering 124
Telephone: (701) 231-7564
E-mail: y.jang@ndsu.edu
Website: https://www.ndsu.edu/faculty/youjjang/

Research Interests
  • Construction Analytics
  • Data-driven Decision Making
  • Construction Automation
Todd Sirotiak, MBA, Ph.D., P.E., CPC
Associate Professor

Engineering 120
Telephone: (701) 231-7880
E-mail: Todd.Sirotiak@ndsu.edu
Website: http://www.ndsu.edu/faculty/sirotiak/

Research Interests
  • Cost control
  • Sustainability
  • Engineering education


Huojun Yang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor and Graduate Coordinator

Engineering 114
Telephone: (701) 231-7194
E-mail: Huojun.Yang@ndsu.edu
Website: http://www.ndsu.edu/faculty/huoyang

Research Interests
  • Smart buildings
  • Building environment systems
  • Building energy effeciency
  • Thermophysical properties measurement of porous materials
  • Renewable energy
Yao Yu, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Engineering 118
Telephone: (701) 231-8822
E-mail: Yao.Yu@ndsu.edu
Website: http://www.ndsu.edu/faculty/yaoyu

Research Interests
  • Building energy conservation technology
  • Computational airflow modeling
  • HVAC system design and simulation


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