Brian Swenty

Chair, Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Professor, Mechanical and Civil Engineering

PhD, University of Missouri-Rolla, Civil Engineering

Koch Center Room 268A
812-488-2661
bs3@evansville.edu

Professor Swenty is professor of mechanical and civil engineering at the University of Evansville. He has been on the faculty at UE since 1993.

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Education:

  • PhD in Civil Engineering, University of Missouri-Rolla.
  • Graduate, Engineer Officers Basic Course, US Army Engineer School.
  • MS in Civil Engineering, University of Florida.
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, University of Missouri-Rolla

Experience:

  • Program Director & Chief Engineer, Dam and Reservoir Safety Program, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Rolla, Missouri.
  • Senior Civil Engineer, Stottler, Stagg, and Associates, Architects, Engineers, and Planners, Inc. Cape Canaveral, Florida.
  • Officer, United States Army, Branch-Corps of Engineers

Specialty Areas:

  • Hydraulic Engineering (Open Channel Hydraulics)
  • Hydrologic Modeling
  • Geotechnical Engineering (Slope Stability)
  • Dam Safety

Professional Memberships:

  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • Society of American Military Engineers
  • American Society for Engineering Education
  • Association of State Dam Safety Officials
  • Chi Epsilon
  • ABET, Inc.
  • Phi Kappa Phi

Licensed Professional Engineer:

  • California
  • Florida
  • Missouri
  • Indiana
  • Illinois

Recent Refereed Conference Publications with Presentations (Full Paper Review):

  1. Swenty, B.J., Swenty, M.K., “The Impact of EAC-ABET Program Criteria on Civil Engineering Curricula,” Proceedings of the 2018 ASEE Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah, June 2018
  2. Swenty, M.K., Swenty, B.J., “Professional Licensure: The Core of the Civil Engineering Body of Knowledge,” Proceedings of the 2017 ASEE Conference, Columbus, OH, June 2017

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