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civil engineering educator

Geoffrey Blaney, American civil engineering educator. Registered professional engineer, Texas, California. National Science Foundation Research grantee, 1985-1989. Member American Society of Civil Engineers (soil dynamics committee 1986-1990), United States University Council on Geotechnical Engineering Research (charter member).

Background

Blaney, Geoffrey was born on July 14, 1948 in Springfield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Lamson and Louise (Walker) Blaney.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, 1973. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1974. Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering, University California, Berkeley, 1979.

Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering, University Houston, 1983.

Career

Project engineer James P. Collins Associate, Boston, 1974-1976. Staff engineer Dames and Moore, San Francisco, 1977-1979. Research scientist University Houston, 1979-1983.

Assistant professor University Texas, San Antonio, 1983-1990, research scientist Center for Water Research, since 1990, director pre-freshman engineering program, 1985-1988. Consultant Southwest Research Institute, San Antonio, 1983-1989.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Texas, California.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Engineering - A Creative Professional, 1987.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers (soil dynamics committee 1986-1990), United States University Council on Geotechnical Engineering Research (charter member).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jogging, woodworking, bible study.

Connections

Married Victoria Chiu, February 26, 1972. 1 child, Elizabeth.

father:
Lamson Blaney

mother:
Louise (Walker) Blaney

spouse:
Victoria Chiu

child:
Elizabeth Blaney