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Civil engineer

Virginia P. Sisiopiku, American civil engineer. Registered professional engineer, Greece. Faculty advisor UABITE Student Chapter, since 2002. Member Transportation Research Board, Institute Transportation Engineers (president 1993-1994, Outstanding Student Paper National award 1991), Intelligent Transportation Society Michigan, Safety Management Systems.

Background

Sisiopiku, Virginia P. was born on July 16, 1965 in Thessaloniki, Greece. Daughter of Poulios and Paraskevi (Rammou) Sisiopiku.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Aristotelian University Thessaloniki, 1988. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, University Illinois, Chicago, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering, University Illinois, Chicago, 1994.

Career

Research and teaching assistant, University of Illinois, Chicago, 1989-1993; research fellow, Federal Hwy Administration, McLean, Virginia, 1992-1993; transportation consultant, P/R Michaels Associations, Ltd., Chicago, 1994-1995; associate research scientist, University of Illinois/IVHS Laboratory, Chicago, 1994-1995; assistant professor, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, since 1995. Adjunct assistant professor Illinois Institute Technology, Chicago, 1994-1995. Committee member Michigan Department Transportation, Lansing, since 1995, Institute of Transportation Studies Society Michigan, Detroit, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Greece.

Membership

Faculty advisor Hellenic and Cypriot Association, Michigan State University, since 1995. Member Transportation Research Board, Institute Transportation Engineers (president 1993-1994, Outstanding Student Paper National award 1991), Intelligent Transportation Society Michigan, Safety Management Systems.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, baking, stamp collecting/philately.

Connections

Married Yiannis Argyropoulos, September 12, 1993. 2 children.

father:
Poulios Sisiopiku

mother:
Paraskevi (Rammou) Sisiopiku

spouse:
Yiannis Argyropoulos