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Civil engineering educator

Roman D. Hryciw, American civil engineering educator. Achievements include research in soil dynamics and earthquake engineering, soil improvement, soil testing and in-site investigation, soil Mechanics and slope stabilization. Fellow Woodward-Clyde, 1981, Water P. Murphy fellow Northwestern University, 1981.

Background

Hryciw, Roman D. was born on September 23, 1958 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Theodosij and Lucia (Stojkewycz) Hryciw.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Drexel University, 1981. Master of Science, Northwestern University, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern University, 1986.

Career

Environmental technician, Roy F. Weston Cons., West Chester, Pennsylvania, 1977-1978;geotechnology technician, United States Army Engineers, Philadelphia, 1978-1979;geotechnology laboratory technician, Woodward-Clyde Cons., Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania, 1980;research assistant, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1981-1986;assistant professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1986-1992;associate professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1992-1998;professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, since 1998. Board directors United States Universities Council Geotechnical Engineering. Consultant Egyptian Antiquities Organisation, Cairo, 1992, Dow Chemical, United States Bureau Reclamation, Pittsburgh & Midway Coal Company, Martin Marietta, others.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in soil dynamics and earthquake engineering, soil improvement, soil testing and in-site investigation, soil Mechanics and slope stabilization.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor more than 60 articles to journals.

Membership

Scoutmaster, board directors Plast Scouting Organization, since 1973. Principal Ukrainian Language School Ridna Shkola, Warren, Michigan, since 1998. Member American Society of Civil Engineers (editor-in-chief American Society of Civil Engineers Journal Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, Arthur Casagrande Professional Development award 1993, Thomas A. Middlebrooks award 1999), International Society Soil mechanics and Foundation Engineers, Chi Epsilon (James M. Robbins Excellence in Teaching award 1990).

Connections

Married Olena M. Prasicky, December 26, 1981. Children: Dmytri, Demyan.

father:
Theodosij Hryciw

mother:
Lucia (Stojkewycz) Hryciw

spouse:
Olena M. Prasicky

children:
Dmytri Hryciw

Demyan Hryciw