Student Chapters

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

Ain Shams University

Cairo, Egypt
Faculty Advisor: Tarek Kamal
Local Contact: Feras Hussien
Annual Reports: 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentAhmed Gamal
Officer/SDC Team CaptainMohamed Shaker
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 – 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:

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

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
PresidentBryanna Noade
Vice President (Finance)Kevin McNamara
Director of OutreachMatt Ficara

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
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentJavier Crespo
Vice PresidentCasandra Nunez
SecretaryMarivid Rijo
TreasurerJulio Pimentel
Public Relations ChairEsmil Medina
Social ChairCarlos Svelti

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 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

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
PresidentCatherine Johnson
Vice PresidentKatelyn Freeseman
SecretaryAbbas Booshehrian
TreasurerEric Hauser

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: Ramin Motamed
Local Contact: Tung Ng
Annual Reports: 2015-16, 2017-2018
Officers:
RoleName
PresidentElmira Shoushtari
HistorianNegar Naeimi
SecretarySwasti Saxena
TreasurerMohammad Abbasi

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
PresidentFelipe Hernandez
Vice PresidentStephanie Istillarte
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.