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educator , Chemical engineer

William David Constant, American Chemical engineer, educator. Registered chemical and environmental engineer, Louisiana. Recipient numerous Research grants, since 1985. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, U. Council on Water Resources, American Water Resources Association, Gamma Beta Phi, Tau Beta Pi, Pi Epsilon Tau, Phi Lambda Epsilon (chapter president 1980-1981).

Background

Constant, William David was born on May 15, 1954 in Bunkie, Louisiana, United States. Son of Warren LeRoy and Montez Henning (Haas) Constant.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Louisiana State University, 1977. Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, Louisiana State University, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, Louisiana State University, 1984.

Career

Laboratory technical, United States Forest Svc., Pineville, Louisiana, 1973, 74;chemical engineer, Ethyl Corporation, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1977-1978;Exxon fellow department chemical engineering, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1978-1984;assistant professor petroleum engineering, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1984-1988;assistant director hazardous waste research center, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1988-1991;director hazardous waste research center, Louisiana State University, since 1991;assistant director hazardous substance research center south and S.W., Louisiana State University, since 1991;associate professor department civil & environmental engineering, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1994-1997;director Louisiana water resources research institute, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, since 1989;professor department civil and environmental engineering, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, since 1997. Director Civil & Environmental Infrastructure Research Center/Louisiana State University, since 1998. Consultant in field.

Achievements

  • Registered chemical and environmental engineer, Louisiana.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Religion

God wants to see people productive, creative, useful, and supremely happy, within an environment of spiritual perfection, health, peace, and love.

Politics

The state should not use its authority to promote particular religious beliefs, nor should it require prayer or worship in the public schools. However, the state should leave students free to practice their own religious convictions.

Views

The family is the basic human community through which persons are nurtured and sustained in mutual love, responsibility, respect, and fidelity.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Society Petroleum Engineers, University Council on Water Resources, Society Petroleum Engineers, Gamma Beta Phi, Tau Beta Pi, Pi Epsilon Tau, Phi Lambda Epsilon (chapter president 1980-1981).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf.

Connections

Married Donna Gail Hall, November 14, 1987. 1 child, Justin Glen Germany.

father:
Warren LeRoy Constant

mother:
Montez Henning (Haas) Constant

spouse:
Donna Gail Hall

child:
Justin Glen Germany Constant