Student Chapters

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

Ain Shams University

Cairo, Egypt
Faculty Advisor: Ayman Mostafa
Local Contact: Eslam Osama
Annual Reports: 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentAhmed Gamal
Officer/SDC Team CaptainSandy Ashraf
OfficerAhmed Younes

Antalya International University

Antalya, Turkey
Annual Reports: 2014-15
Officers:

Brigham Young University

Provo, Utah, US
Faculty Advisor: Paul Richards
Local Contact: Jim Nordquist
Annual Reports: 2010-11, 2017-2018

California Institute of Technology

Pasadena, California, US
Annual Reports: 2007-08

Cal Poly Pomona

Pomona, California, US
Faculty Advisor: Felipe Perez

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo, California, US
Faculty Advisor: Anahid Behrouzi
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentJeret Buerger
Vice PresidentJenna Williams

California State University – Chico

Chico, California, US
Faculty Advisor: Dr. D. Jared DeBock
Local Contact: Edward Almeter
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentNoah Macias
President-ElectJordan Beach
Vice PresidentVictor Vargas-Cuadras
SecretaryIsmael Morales
TreasurerStephania Moreno
Design Lead OfficerCaden Rouiller
Outreach OfficerCourtne Flores

California State University – Fullerton

Fullerton, California, US
Faculty Advisor: Kristijan Kolozvari
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16
Officers:

California State University – Long Beach

Long Beach, California, US
Faculty Advisor: Lisa Star
Annual Reports: 2014, 2014-15
Officers:

California State University – Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California, US
Faculty Advisor: Tonatiuh Rodriguez-Nikl

California State University – Sacramento

Sacramento, California, US
Website: EERI CSUS
Faculty Advisor: Julie Fogarty
Local Contact: Fred Turner
Annual Reports: 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentKylie Ahlstrand

Cankaya University

Ankara, Turkey
Faculty Advisor: Salih Tileylioglu
Officers:

Concordia University

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Official Email: eeri.concordia@gmail.com
Faculty Advisors: Dr. Ashutosh Bagchi and Dr. Lucia Tirca
Local Contact: Richard Frazao
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentTimir Baran Roy
Vice-PresidentHasan Ayouby
General SecretaryAmit Chandra
TreasurerKimiya Zakikhani
Public AffairsSoukayna Elhammouli
Internal AffairsDipesh Pravinbhai Donda
Undergrad AffairsBayan Abu Safieh
Outreach AffairsMohamed Afifi
Event ManagerZannatul Mawa Dalia
Rund RaisingMotasem AlSayed

Cornell University

Ithaca, New York, US
Faculty Advisor: Thomas O’Rourke
Local Contact: Sissy Nikolaou
Annual Reports: 2014-15
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentBill Wu
Vice PresidentYolanda Lin

Dalian University of Technology

Dalian, Liaoning Province, China
Faculty Advisors: Zheng He, Yao Cui
Local Contact: Tao Wang
Annual Reports: 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentJiachen Zhang
Vice President/TreasurerXing Gao
Recording SecretaryXinyue Yu
Corresponding SecretaryShuhan Yang
Deputy SecretaryPeng Tang
Deputy SecretaryWen Xin

Fatih University

Büyükçekmece, Turkey
Faculty Advisor: Cumhur Cosgun
Local Contact: Atakan Mangir
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentBassel Elkadi
Vice PresidentMuhammed Mustafa Tolu
MemberMehmet Ustubi
MemberBekir Fatih Atalay
MemberSebahattin Uyar

Georgia Institute of Technology

Atlanta, Georgia, US
Faculty Advisor: Reginald DesRoches
Annual Reports: 2007-08, 2008-09, 2010-11
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentAshkan Golgoon
Vice PresidentLiu Xi
TreasurerAjay Saini
SecretaryDan Li

Istanbul Technical University

Istanbul, Turkey
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Ercan Yuksel
Local Contact: Zeynep Tuna Deger
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentAkin Duzgun
SecretaryErtugrul Yildiz
TreasurerSevgi Aksu
Vice PresidentTalha Mace
OfficerMuhammed
Rafet Gul
OfficerEmre Niyazi
Yazılıkaya

Iowa State University

Ames, Iowa, US
Website: EERI ISU
Faculty Advisor: Jeramy C. Ashlock
Local Contact: S.K. Ghosh
Annual Reports: 2012-13, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentEnrique Rubio Delgado
TreasurerGuadalupe Casa
Faculty AdvisorAlice Alipour

Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, Maryland, US
Website: EERI JHU
Faculty Advisor: Benjamin W. Schafer
Local Contact: Mike Mahoney
Annual Reports: 2015-16, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentFardad Haghpanah
Vice PresidentMegan Boston
Vice PresidentXilei Zhao

Karadeniz Teknik Universitesi

Trabzon, Turkey
Faculty Advisors: Serhat Demir, Aysegul Durmus
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentHasan Arslan
Vice-PresidentUlku Can
TreasurerAbbas Jafari
Membership ChairJaved Shadan

Lehigh University

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, US
Faculty Advisor: James M. Ricles
Local Contact: Troy Morgan
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentLiyang Ma
Public Relations ChairAlia Amer

McMaster University

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Website: EERI McMaster
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentPaul Steneker
Vice President (Finance)Kevin McNamara
Director of OutreachJeff Li

Missouri University of Science & Technology

Rolla, Missouri, US
Faculty Advisor: Genda Chen

New Mexico State University

Las Cruces, New Mexico, US
Faculty Advisor: Brad D. Weldon
Annual Reports: 2012-13, 2014-15
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentCory Powell

New York University

New York City, New York, US
Local Contact: Sissy Nikolaou
Annual Reports: 2016-17, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentZoya Susan Benyaminov
TreasurerMatteo Casacci
Public Relations ChairIsabella Geronzi

North Carolina State University

Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Faculty Advisor: Mervyn J. Kowalski
Local Contact: Dr. Diego Aguirre
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentAriadne Palma Parra
Vice PresidentIshika Nawrin Chowdhury
TreasurerChristopher Price
SecretaryRajprabhu Thangappa
Secretary - SDC team advisorVictor Calderon
Secretary - SDC team advisorArjun Jayaprakash

Northeastern University

Boston, Massachusetts, US
Faculty Advisor: Jerome Hajjar
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16
Officers:

Oregon State University

Corvallis, Oregon, US
Faculty Advisors:
Erica Fischer
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentDominga Sanchez
Vice PresidentAmanda Slawinski

Pennsylvania State University

State College, Pennsylvania, US
Faculty Advisor: Gordon Warn
Annual Reports: 2011-12
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentNolan Amo
Vice PresidentJustin Kovach
SecretaryBradford Oliver
TreasurerJessel Elliott

Politecnico di Torino

Turin, Italy

Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile

Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile
Faculty Advisor: Matias Hube
Local Contact: Juan de la Llera
Annual Reports: 2016-17
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentGonzalo Cortes-Neira
Vice PresidentChloe García
Secretary Ignacio Guzmán

Pontifica Universidad Catolica del Peru

Lima, Peru
Chapter E-mail: grupo-eeri@pucp.edu.pe
Faculty Advisor: Marcial Blondet
Local Contact: Juan Bariola
Annual Reports: 2016-17
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

Pontifica Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra

Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
Chapter E-mail: eeri.pucmm@gmail.com
Faculty Advisor: Jaruselsky Perez-Cuevas
Local Contact: Leonardo Pockels
Annual Reports: 2016-17, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentMaria Luisa Jiminian
Vice PresidentLaura Rodriguez
SecretaryClaudia Deveaux
TreasurerJosé Caraballo
Public Relations ChairLaura Cespedes
SDC CoordinatorJesús Gómez
WebmasterCésar Díaz

Portland State University

Portland, Oregon, US
Faculty Advisor: Arash Khosravifar
Local Contact: Yumei Wang
Annual Reports: 2016-17, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentTsun-Ming Jonathon Sze
TreasurerKathleen Mitchell
Member-at-LargeErin Chew
Event CoordinatorTamae Spruell
Communications CoordinatorMelissa Preciado

Purdue University

West Lafayette, Indiana, US
Faculty Advisor: Santiago Pujol
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentRyan Whelchel
Vice PresidentWilliam Pollalis
SecretaryAman Anand
TreasurerEun Hwang

Rice University

Houston, Texas, US
Faculty Advisor: Jamie Padgett
Local Contact: Paul Summers
Annual Reports: 2013-14, 2014-15, 2016-17, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentHesam Talebiyan
Vice PresidentCarl Bernier
SecretaryRoger Paredes
TreasurerJayant Patil
Event CoordinatorAo Du
WebmasterCatalina Gonzalez

San Diego State University

San Diego, California, US
Faculty Advisor: Jorge Meneses

San Francisco State University

San Francisco, California, US
Faculty Advisor: Cheng Chen
Local Contact: Jonathon Tai
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentStephen Pereira
TreasurerJamie-Jo Brownell

San Jose State University

San Jose, California, US
Website: EERI SJSU
Other: High School Outreach Report (8.6mb Word doc)
Local Contact: Daniel Shapiro
Annual Reports: 2013-14, 2014-15
Officers:
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

Stanford, California, US
Chapter E-mail: eeri.stanford@gmail.com
Faculty Advisor: Gregory Deierlein
Local Contact: John Osteraas
Annual Reports: 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-2018
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

Buffalo, New York, US
Faculty Advisor: Andreas Stavridis
Local Contact: Sissy Nikolaou
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentFernando Jose Szasdi Bardales
Senator/WebmasterChristian Alonso Chacon Fernandez
SenatorMustafa Kesti
SenatorVirgilio Dominguez Maldonado
SenatorDamian Andreani
SenatorPathik Baruwal
SLC RepresentativeJoseph Colletti
SLC RepresentativeSiddarth Parida

Technical University of Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Faculty Advisor: Ovidiu Prodan
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

Bucharest, Romania
Faculty Advisor: Radu Vacareanu
Local Contact: Dragos Marcu
Annual Reports: 2016-17
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentRadu Mihei
Vice PresidentGiorgiana Dinica
SecretaryOana Iagăr

Tufts University

Medford, Massachusetts, US


Universidad de las Fuerzas Armadas ESPE

Sangolquí, Ecuador
Local Contact: Ana Gabriela Haro Báez
Website: https://eeri.espe.edu.ec/
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/EERI-ESPE-Student-Chapter-201044907174820/?ref=bookmarks
Annual Reports:

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)

Mexico City, Mexico

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Faculty Advisor: Azlan Adnan
Annual Reports: 2015-16

University of British Columbia

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Website: EERI UBC
Chapter E-mail: ubceeri@gmail.com
Faculty Advisor: Carlos E. Ventura
Annual Reports: 2009, 2014-15
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentSalman Soleimani-Dashtaki
Vice PresidentDorian Tung
WebmasterFerya Moayedi
Outreach CoordinatorJose Centeno

University of California – Berkeley

Berkeley, California, US
Faculty Advisor: Jack Moehle
Local Contact: Loring Wyllie
Annual Reports: 2015-16
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentTali Feinstein

University of California – Davis

Davis, California, US
Faculty Advisor: Sashi K. Kunnath
Annual Reports: 2010-11, 2011-12, 2014-15
Officers:
RoleName
Co-PresidentMaha Kenawy

University of California – Irvine

Irvine, California, US
Website: EERI UCI
Faculty Advisor: Farzin Zareian
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentJawad Fayaz

University of California – Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California, US
Facebook Page: EERI UCLA
Email Address: uclaeeri@gmail.com
Instagram: @uclaeeri
Faculty Advisor: Henry Burton
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16 , 2016-17
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentBryan Hong
Vice-PresidentMichael Weyant
TreasurerSiddhant Jain
SecretaryRodger Lee
Media DirectorHonor Fisher
Speaker CoordinatorJason Kim
SDC LiaisonLenn Kushigemachi
SDC LiaisonBryan Ong
Graduate LiaisonYi Tyan Tsai
OfficerOmar Issa

University of California – San Diego

San Diego, California, US
Faculty Advisor: Gilberto Mosqueda
Local Contact: Matt Tolbolski
Annual Reports: 2010-11, 2014-15
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentAlireza Sarebanha
SDC Project ManagerAlynn Sun

University College London

London, England
Faculty Advisor: Carmine Galasso
Local Contact: Davide Pedicone
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentStelios Minas
Vice PresidentAlexandra Tsioulou

University of Colorado – Boulder

Boulder, Colorado, US
Website: Chapter Email
Faculty Advisors: Abbie Liel, Mija Hubler
Local Contact: Jim Harris
Annual Reports: 2013-14, 2014-15, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentSally Gerster
Vice PresidentElvin Viloria
Graduate LiaisonKristen Hess
SDC Team CaptainAisling Pigott

University of Connecticut

Mansfield, Connecticut, US
Local Contact: Carl Jochen
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentMichael Harris
Vice-PresidentAmanda McBride
SecretaryKevin McMullen
TreasurerSuvash Dhakal

University of Delaware

Newark, Delaware, US

University of Engineering & Technology

Lahore, Pakistan
Faculty Advisor: Syed M. Ali

University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

Champaign, Illinois, US
Website: EERI UIUC
Faculty Advisors: Youssef Hashash, Bassem Andrawes
Local Contact: Thomas Frankie
Officers:

University of Kansas

Lawrence, Kansas, US
Website: EERI KU
Faculty Advisor: Jian Li
Local Contact: Andres Lepage
Annual Reports: 2008-09, 2014-15
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentBryant Carranza
Vice PresidentYaseen M. Ameen
SecretaryLuay Nazzal
TreasurerChris Ikenberry

University of Massachusetts – Amherst

Amherst, Massachusetts, US
Faculty Advisor: Kara Peterman
Local Contact: Gary Hart
Annual Reports: 2011-12, 2015-16
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentThomas Hill
Vice-PresidentFiona O'Donnell
SecretaryRhyan Sullivan
Treasurer Will Bergendahl
Seismic Design Team Co-CaptainRhyan Sullivan
Seismic Design Team Co-Captain Will Bergendahl
Seismic Design Team Co-CaptainJeff Botelho

University of Memphis

Memphis, Tennessee, US
Website: EERI UM
Faculty Advisor: Shahram Pezeshk
Annual Reports: 2015-16, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentNima Nazemi
Vice PresidentAli Farhadi
SecretaryTalal Esmail
TreasurerMehdi Rostamian
SLC RepresentativeMohsen Maniat
SLC RepresentativeNima Nazemi
SDC CoordinatorChristie Moore

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, Michigan, US
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Seymour M.J. Spence
Annual Reports: 2010-11, 2014-15
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentArthriya Suksuwan
Vice PresidentAhmed Abdelhady
SecretaryEnzo Stante
TreasurerJulie Fogarty

University of Minnesota – Minneapolis

Minneapolis, Minnesota, US
Website: EERI UMN
Faculty Advisor: Cathy French
Annual Reports: 2007-08, 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentAnu Tripathi
Vice PresidentThao Truong
SecretaryRavi Kumar
TreasurerKali Gustafson
SDC MentorAnna Gorgogianni
OfficerJuan Pablo Mendieta Correa

University of Nebraska

Lincoln, Nebraska, US
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

Reno, Nevada, US
Faculty Advisor: Mohamed A. Moustafa
Local Contact: Tung Ng
Annual Reports: 2015-16, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentAli Hammad
HistorianNegar Naeimi
TreasurerElif Ecem Bas

University of New Mexico

Albuquerque, New Mexico, US
Faculty Advisor: Fernando Moreu
Local Contact: David Mascarenas
Annual Reports: 2015-16
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentSherif Aboubakr
Vice PresidentJose Gomez
SecretaryElisa Borowski
TreasurerMojgan Maadandar
Program CoordinatorAbraham Mena
FundraiserShreya Vemuganti

University of Notre Dame

South Bend, Indiana, US
Faculty Advisor: Alexandros Taflanidis
Local Contact: S.K. Ghosh
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentRobert Devine
Vice PresidentDimitrios Patsialis

University of Puerto Rico – Mayaguez

Mayagüez, Puerto Rico
Website: EERI UPR
Faculty Advisors: Luis E. Suarez, Ricardo Lopez
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentValerie Vélez-Valentín
Vice PresidentChristian G. Marrero-Santiago
Secretary Bryan Acevedo-Marrero

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, California, US
Faculty Advisor: Navid Nastar
Local Contact: Gregg Brandow
Annual Reports: 2015-16, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentJulia Lind
Vice PresidentNate Leon
Co-CaptainAlexis (Max) Mireles
Co-CaptainAdnan Solanki
TreasurerRob Vigil
SDC ChairKirsten Briggs
Media and Arts ChairAlex Di
Tech Day at USC
Members of the USC Chapter prepare for a demo on Tech Day May 2, 2009 (photo: M. Lew)

University of Texas – Arlington

Arlington, Texas, US

University of Texas – Austin

Austin, Texas, US
Faculty Advisor: Ellen Rathje
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentFarid Khosravikia
Vice PresidentGhassam Fawas
SecretarySedef Kocakaplan
TreasurerReihaneh Hosseini

University of Toronto

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Faculty Advisor: Constantin Christopoulos
Local Contact: Amirahmad Fathieh
Annual Reports: 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentPedram Mortazavi
Vice PresidentAnca-Christina Ferche
Director - EventsFarbod Pakpour
Director - Undergraduate RelationsLuis Ardila Bothia

University of Washington

Seattle, Washington, US

Faculty Advisor: Paolo Calvi
Local Contact: Erica Fischer
Annual Reports: 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentSarah Wichman
Vice PresidentAndrew Makdisi

University of Wisconsin – Madison

Madison, Wisconsin, US

Annual Reports: 2015-16, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentAngel Perez Irizarry
Vice PresidentMohamed Al-Tameemi
SecretaryHan Xiao
TreasurerVinay Damodaran

University of Wyoming

Laramie, Wyoming, US


Veermata Jijabai Technology Institute

Mumbai, India

Local Contact: Alpa Sheth

Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, Virginia, US

Faculty Advisor: Adrian Rodriquez-Marek
Local Contact: Sanj Malushte
Annual Reports: 2014-15, 2015-16, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentWendy Reyes
Vice PresidentRaul Avellaneda
SecretaryCody Furrow

Washington University St. Louis

St. Louis, Missouri, US

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