Student Chapters

The following is an alphabetical listing of all the EERI student chapters.

 

Antalya International University

Faculty Advisor: Guven Kiymaz
Local Contact: Emre Demir
Annual Reports: 2014-15
Officers:

RoleName
PresidentAhmad Siar

Brigham Young University

Faculty Advisor:
Local Contact:
Annual Reports: 2010-11
Officers: 


California Institute of Technology

Faculty Advisor: 
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports: 2007-08
Officers: 


Cal Poly Pomona

Faculty Advisor:
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports:
Officers: 


Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Faculty Advisor: John Lawson
Local Contact: Abraham Lynn
Annual Reports:
Officers:

RoleName
PresidentJennifer Briggs
Vice-PresidentKiersten Bakke
TreasurerSarah Vandervert

California State University – Fullerton

Website: Facebook Group
Faculty Advisor: Kristijan Kolozvari
Local Contact:
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16
2016-2017 Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentGeorge Nguyen
Vice PresidentJeffrey Addison
TreasurerGian Piatos
SecretaryPratyush Pandey

California State University – Long Beach

Faculty Advisor: Lisa Star
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports:  2014, 2014-15
Officers:

RoleName
PresidentJess Daniel Gascon
Vice PresidentJayson Musngi
SecretaryJim Nguyen
TreasurerAxl Cisneros
Fundraiser ChairMary Jreisat
Event CoordinatorJonathan Rodela
HistorianZana Haddad
AESB RepresentativeMatt Arndt
Building CaptainThanh Truc Le
Design CaptainKatia Barba
Construction CaptainRussel Balan

California State University – Los Angeles

Faculty Advisor: 
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports:
Officers: 


California State University – Sacramento

Website: EERI CSUS
Faculty Advisor:
Julie Fogarty
Local Contact: Fred Turner
Annual Reports:  2015-16
2016-2017 Officers:

RoleName
PresidentTashly Covington
Vice PresidentAngelica Zarate
SecretaryJasraj Singh
TreasurerYanjinlkham Batbayar
HistorianKylie Ahlstrand

Cankaya University

Faculty Advisor: Salih Tileylioglu
Local Contact: Onur Celik
Annual Reports:
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentDursun Ozelci
Vice PresidentElif Nur Keles
SecretarySemih Karatas
TreasurerDilara Akdoganbulut

Cornell University

Website: EERI Cornell Facebook
Faculty Advisor:
Thomas O’Rourke
Local Contact: Sissy Nikolaou
Annual Reports: 2014-15
Officers:

RoleName
PresidentBrad Wham
Vice PresidentVictoria Rhodes
SecretaryShannon Spiers
TreasurerKimberly Bernstein

Fatih University

Faculty Advisor: Cumhur Cosgun
Local contact: Atakan Mangir
Annual Reports: 2014-152015-16
Officers:  

RoleName
PresidentBassel Elkadi
Vice PresidentMuhammed Mustafa Tolu
MemberMehmet Ustubi
MemberBekir Fatih Atalay
MemberSebahattin Uyar

Georgia Institute of Technology

Faculty Advisor: Reginald DesRoches
Local contact: 
Annual Reports: 2007-08, 2008-09, 2010-11
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentSujith Mangalathu
Vice PresidentJiqing Jiang
SecretaryParsa Banihashemi
SecretaryFarahnaz Soleimani
TreasurerAjay Saini

Iowa State University

Website: EERI ISU
Faculty Advisor: 
Jeramy C. Ashlock
Local Contact: S.K. Ghosh
Annual Reports:2012-13, 2014-152015-16
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentBin Cai
TreasurerBryan Hackman
SDC Team CaptainJacob Eull
Recruiting ChairPhuong Vo
WebmasterKanika Lamba

Johns Hopkins University

Website: EERI JHU
Faculty Advisor: Judith Mitrani-Reiser
Local Contact: Mike Mahoney
Annual Reports: 2015-16
Officers:  

RoleName
PresidentGuanbo Bian
Vice PresidentMegan Boston
Vice PresidentXilei Zhao

Karadeniz Teknik Universitesi

Faculty Advisor: Serhat Demir,  Aysegul Durmus
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16
Officers:

RoleName
PresidentHasan Arslan
Vice-PresidentUlku Can
TreasurerAbbas Jafari
Membership ChairJaved Shadan

Lehigh University

Faculty Advisor: James M. Ricles
Local Contact: Troy Morgan
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16
Officers:

RoleName
PresidentAman Karamlou
Vice PresidentAmy Kordosky
SecretaryXin Chu
TreasurerJoshua Core
Public Relations ChairMichael Gritzmacher

McMaster University

Website:  EERI McMaster
Faculty Advisor: Dimitrios Konstantinidis,   Lydell Wiebel
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentTaylor Steele
Vice President, CommunicationsSaman Rastgoo Moghadam
Vice President, FinanceDaniel Stevens
Guest Lecture CoordinatorPaul Steneker
Seismic Design Team CoordinatorAdrian Crowder
Seismic Design Team CoordinatorMike Kovacs
Outreach CoordinatorAlex Sciascetti

Missouri University of Science & Technology

Faculty Advisor: Genda Chen
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports:
Officers: 


New Mexico State University

Faculty Advisor: Brad D. Weldon
Local Contact:
Annual Reports: 2012-13, 2014-15
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentCory Powell

New York University

Faculty Advisors: Magued G. Iskander, Troy A. Morgan
Local Contact: Sissy Nikolaou
Annual Reports:
2016-2017 Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentHalim Kerim Bas
Vice PresidentArman Tajarrod
SecretaryZoya Susan Benyaminov
TreasurerMatteo Casacci
Public Relations ChairIsabella Geronzi

North Carolina State University

Faculty Advisor: Mervyn J. Kowalski
Local Contact: Satraijt Das
Annual Reports: 2014-152015-16
2016-2017 Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentDiego Aguirre
Vice PresidentEmrah Tasdemir
SecretaryAna Gabriela Haro
SecretaryDavid Overby
TreasurerChristopher Price
WebmasterNicolas Chomette

Northeastern University

Faculty Advisor: Jerome Hajjar
Local Contact:
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentAdam Lane
Vice PresidentAbigail Owens
SecretaryAika Shishido
TreasurerForrest Soule

Oregon State University

Faculty Advisor: Ben Mason, Andre Barbosa
Local Contact:  
Annual Reports: 2007-08, 2008-09, 2011-12, 2012-13, 2015-16
2016-2017 Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentMaggie Exton
SecretaryMohammad Shafiqual Alam
TreasurerSharoo Shrestha

Pennsylvania State University

Faculty Advisor: Gordon Warn
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports: 2011-12
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentNolan Amo
Vice PresidentJustin Kovach
SecretaryBradford Oliver
TreasurerJessel Elliott

Politecnico di Torino

Faculty Advisor: 
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports:
Officers: 


Pontifica Universidad Catolica del Peru

Website: Facebook PUCP
Chapter E-mail: grupo-eeri@pucp.edu.pe
Faculty Advisor: Marcial Blondet
Local Contact: Juan Bariola
Annual Reports:
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentSergio Vera Lazaro
Vice PresidentLorena Lopez Chaupijulca
TreasurerCarla Lopez Alcantara
Fundraiser ChairMauricio Vega
Communications CoordinatorCecilia Cuyubamba
WebmasterYul Huerta
Research CoordinatorAxel Mendoza
Research CoordinatorJorge Melgar

Purdue University

Website:  engineering.purdue.edu/EERI
Faculty Advisor: Santiago Pujol, Ph.D
Local Contact
Annual Reports: 2010-12, 2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentYunlang Zhang
Vice PresidentAishwarya Puranam
SecretaryRyan Whelchel
TreasurerAman Anand

Rice University

Faculty Advisors: Jamie Padgett
Local Contact: Douglas Nyman
Annual Reports: 2013-14, 2014-152015-16
2016-2017 Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentNavya Vishnu
Vice PresidentRoger Paredes
SecretaryBowen Fu
TreasurerCarl Bernier

San Diego State University

Faculty Advisor: Jorge Meneses
Local Contact:
Annual Reports:
Officers: 


San Francisco State University

Faculty Advisor: Cheng Chen
Local Contact: Jonathon Tai
Annual Reports:
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentStephen Pereira
TreasurerJamie-Jo Brownell

San Jose State University

Website: EERI SJSU
Other: High School Outreach Report (8.6mb Word doc)
Faculty Advisor: Thalia Anagnos, Kurt McMullin
Local Contact: Daniel Shapiro
Annual Reports: 2013-14, 2014-15
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentMary T. Nguyen
Vice-PresidentDaniel Boyett
SecretaryBrandon Brooks
TreasurerHenry Harrison

Tech Day at USC
The EERI-SJSU members with the geometry instructor showing off the student’s structures.
From left: Kai King, Bryce Lloyd, Dan Torrey, Robert Colato, Minh Nguyen, Anh Duong.


Stanford University

Website: EERI Stanford, Facebook
Chapter E-mail:
eeri.stanford@gmail.com
Faculty Advisor: 
Gregory Deierlein
Local Contact: John Osteraas
Annual Reports: 2015-16
2016-2017 Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentNenad Bijelic
Vice PresidentCristian Acevedo
SecretaryArmando Gomez-Farias
TreasurerPablo Heresi
Activities CoordinatorPriscilla Nguyen
Career Fair ChairCristian Acevedo
Geophysics RepresentativeLucile Bruhat

State University of New York – Buffalo

Faculty Advisor: Michel Bruneau
Local Contact: Sissy Nikolaou
Annual Reports: 2007-08, 2009-10, 2012-13, 2014-15, 2015-16
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentBasit Qayyum
Vice PresidentKundan Goswami
Secretary Joshua Reichardt
TreasurerShoma Kitayama
WebmasterNeeraj Gandhi
SenatorReda Snaiki
SenatorMojeeb Mashal
SenatorKhalid Hamidy
SenatorAlok Deshpande

Technical University of Cluj-Napoca – Romania

Faculty Advisor: Ovidiu Prodan
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports:
Officers:

RoleName
President & SLC RepresentativeHoria Marian
SecretarySzidonia Haba
TreasurerAlexandra Alina Pop
Event CoordinatorMiklós Bartha
WebmasterCatalin Ioan Popa
SpokespersonMarius Rares Monda
Design Team CaptainAndrei-Cosmin Caraza

Technical University of Civil Engineering – Bucharest

Faculty Advisor: Radu Vacareanu
Local Contact: Dragos Marcu
Annual Reports:
Officers:

RoleName
PresidentRadu Mihei
Vice PresidentGiorgiana Dinica
SecretaryOana Iagăr

Tufts University

Faculty Advisor: 
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports:
Officers: 


Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)

Faculty Advisor: 
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports:
Officers: 


University of British Columbia

Website: EERI UBC
Chapter E-mail: ubceeri@gmail.com
Faculty Advisor: Carlos E. Ventura
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports: 2009, 2014-15
Officers:

RoleName
PresidentSalman Soleimani-Dashtaki
Vice PresidentDorian Tung
WebmasterFerya Moayedi
Outreach CoordinatorJose Centeno

University of California – Berkeley

Faculty Advisor: Abolhassan Astaneh-Asl
Local Contact: Loring Wyllie
Annual Reports: 2015-16
Officers:

RoleName
PresidentXin (Cindy) Qian
SDC CaptainLillian Fan

University of California – Davis

Faculty Advisor: Sashi K. Kunnath
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports: 2010-11, 2011-12, 2014-15
Officers: 

RoleName
Co-PresidentVincente Pericoli
Co-PresidentTrevor Carey

University of California – Irvine

Website:  EERI UCI
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Farzin Zareian
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports: 2014-15
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentCamilla Favaretti
Vice-PresidentPablo Torres
SecretaryMareeya Tongkul
TreasurerLesly Cantarero
Outreach ChairJohn King
WebmasterEmily Jahansouz
WebmasterHeather Tran
SDC Team CaptainSara Dabzadeh
SDC AdvisorGeorge Anoyatis

University of California – Los Angeles

Website:  EERI UCLA
Faculty Advisor: Henry Burton
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports: 2014-152015-16
2016-2017 Officers:  

RoleName
PresidentYi Tyan Tsai
Vice-PresidentSoheil Kashani
TreasurerJason Kim
SecretaryBryan Hong
WebmasterMandro Eslami

University of California – San Diego

Website: eeriucsandiego.wordpress.com
Faculty Advisor: Gilberto Mosqueda
Local Contact: Matt Tolbolski
Annual Reports: 2010-112014-15
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentAlireza Sarebanha
SDC Project ManagerAlynn Sun

University College London

Faculty Advisor: Carmine Galasso
Local Contact: Davide Pedicone
Annual Reports:
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentStelios Minas
Vice PresidentAlexandra Tsioulou

University of Colorado – Boulder

Website: Chapter Email
Faculty Advisor: 
Abbie LielMija Hubler
Local Contact: Jim Harris
Annual Reports: 2013-14, 2014-15
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentSarah Welsh-Huggins
Vice PresidentCody Harrington
SecretaryKristen Hess
TreasurerSally Gerster
WebmasterHarry McElroy

University of Connecticut

Website: EERI UConn Facebook
Faculty Advisor: Richard ChristensonArash E. Zaghi
Local Contact: Carl Jochen
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16
2016-2017 Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentMichael Harris
Vice-PresidentAmanda McBride
SecretaryKevin McMullen
TreasurerSuvash Dhakal

University of Delaware

Faculty Advisor: 
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports:
Officers: 


University of Engineering & Technology

Faculty Advisor: Syed M. Ali
Local Contact:
Annual Reports:
Officers: 


University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

Website: EERI UIUC
Faculty Advisor: Youssef HashashBassem Andrawes
Local Contact: Thomas Frankie
Annual Reports: 2010-112011-122012-132013-142014-15, 2015-16
2016-2017 Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentMitch Knapp
Vice-PresidentZhengboyang Gao
SecretaryCynthia Suminto
TreasurerSiddhant Chawla
SDC CaptainChristina Marelli
SDC Vice CaptainAlex Tong
Corporate ChairWanzhou Ma
Social ChairPeter Heintz

University of Kansas

Website: EERI KU
Faculty Advisor: 
Jian Li
Local Contact: Andres Lepage
Annual Reports: 2008-09, 2014-15
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentDonald J. Spradling
Vice PresidentYaseen M. Ameen
SecretaryLuay Nazzal
TreasurerChris Ikenberry

University of Massachusetts – Amherst

Faculty Advisor: Scott Civjan
Local Contact: Gary Hart
Annual Reports: 2011-122015-16
Officers: 

RoleName
President
Vice-President
Secretary/Treasurer
Seismic Design Team CoordinatorTracy Donoghue
Seismic Design Team CoordinatorMichael Morano

University of Memphis

Website: EERI UM
Faculty Advisor: 
Shahram Pezeshk
Local Contact:
Annual Reports: 2015-16
2016-2017 Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentMohsen Maniat
Vice PresidentNima Nazemi
SecretaryAli Farhadi
TreasurerJalal Kiani
SDC Graduate CoordinatorArash Yarahmadi
SDC Graduate CoordinatorNima Nazemi
SLC RepresentativeFarhad Sedaghati

University of Michigan

Faculty Advisor: Jason McCormick
Local Contact:
Annual Reports: 2010-11, 2014-15
Officers:

RoleName
PresidentJonathan Hubler
Vice PresidentDan Wei
SecretaryEnzo Stante
TreasurerJulie Fogarty

University of Minnesota – Minneapolis

Website: EERI UMN
Faculty Advisor:
Cathy French
Local Contact:  
Annual Reports: 2007-08, 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentCatherine Johnson
Vice PresidentKatelyn Freeseman
SecretaryAbbas Booshehrian
TreasurerEric Hauser

University of Nebraska

Faculty Advisor: Terri Norton
Local Contact:  Gary Krause
Annual Reports: 2014-15
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentJonathan Ingram
Vice PresidentAllison Brock
SecretaryLori Talty
TreasurerBlake Weatherly
Fundraising ChairJacinta Christiansen

University of Nevada – Reno

Faculty Advisor: Ramin Motamed
Local Contact: Tung Ng
Annual Reports: 2015-16
2016-2017 Officers:

RoleName
PresidentAlireza Mohebbi
HistorianFrancesco Zuniga
SecretaryAhmed Maree
TreasurerIlaria Vinci

University of New Mexico

Website: EERI UNM Facebook
Faculty Advisor: 
Fernando Moreu
Local Contact: David Mascarenas
Annual Reports: 2015-16
2016-2017 Officers:

RoleName
PresidentSherif Aboubakr
Vice PresidentJose Gomez
SecretaryElisa Borowski
TreasurerMojgan Maadandar
Program CoordinatorAbraham Mena
FundraiserShreya Vemuganti

University of Notre Dame

Faculty Advisor: Alexandros Taflanidis
Local Contact: S.K. Ghosh
Annual Reports: 2007-08, 2014-15, 2015-16
2016-2017 Officers:

RoleName
PresidentYenan Cao
Vice PresidentRobert Devine

University of Puerto Rico – Mayaguez

Website: EERI UPR
Faculty Advisors: 
Luis E. SuarezRicardo Lopez
Local Contact: Alvin M. Rodriguez-Bonilla
Annual Reports:
Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentEsteban Osorio
Vice PresidentKennia Maldonado
SecretaryRaphael Luna
TreasurerAndres Ocampo

University of Southern California

Faculty Advisor: Navid Nastar
Local Contact: Gregg Brandow
Annual Reports: 2015-16
2016-2017 Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentFelipe Hernandez
Vice PresidentStephanie Istillarte
Secretary
Treasurer
Archives Co-Chair
Archives Co-Chair
SDC Chair
SDC Co-Captain
SDC Co-Captain

Tech Day at USC
Members of the USC Chapter prepare for a demo on Tech Day May 2, 2009 (photo: M. Lew)


Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Faculty Advisor: Azlan Adnan
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports: 2015-16
Officers:

RoleName
PresidentMohd Fadhli Bin Abd Rashid
Vice PresidentAida Batrisia Binti Jasni
SecretaryNur Shakila Hani Binti Khairi
TreasurerQurratu Sirat
Social ChairGrega Palang R Gampilok
Fundraising ChairFaiz Syafiq Bin Liasmat
WebmasterMohd Amirul Asyraf Bin Mohd Rosli
Program ChairMuhamad Asyraaf Bin Md Arsyad

University of Texas – Arlington

Faculty Advisor: 
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports:
Officers: 


University of Texas – Austin

Faculty Advisor: Ellen Rathje
Local Contact:
Annual Reports: 2007-082008-092014-15, 2015-16
2016-2017 Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentStalin Armijos
SecretaryXiaoyue Wang
Planning CommitteeAndrew Stolte

University of Toronto

Faculty Advisor: Constantin Christopoulos
Local Contact: Amirahmad Fathieh
Annual Reports: 2015-16
Officers: 

RoleName
Seismic Design Team Co-CaptainLucy Yan
Seismic Design Team Co-CaptainLiam MacKichan

University of Wisconsin – Madison

Faculty Advisor: Gustavo J. Parra-Montesinos
Local Contact:
Annual Reports: 2015-16
2016-2017 Officers:

RoleName
PresidentDaniela Rincon
Vice PresidentLe Pham
SecretaryAngel Perez-Irizarry
TreasurerPeter Weatherer

University of Wyoming

Faculty Advisor: 
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports:
Officers: 


Veermata Jijabai Technology Institute

Faculty Advisor: 
Local Contact: Alpa Sheth
Annual Reports:
Officers: 


Virginia Tech

Faculty Advisor: Adrian Rodriguez-Marek
Local Contact: Sanj Malushte
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16
2016-2017 Officers: 

RoleName
PresidentPatrick O'Brien
Vice PresidentKyle Polcyznski
TreasurerSantiago Vinueza
SecretaryEzra Edwin
Seismic Design Team ChairJordan Perlmutter

Washington University St. Louis

Faculty Advisor: Phillip Gould
Local Contact: 
Annual Reports:
Officers: 

St. Louis Safety Day demo by Washington University chapter
Members of the Washington U Chapter simulate an earthquake on Child Safety Day.