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Assistant Professor 

Phone: (603) 862-3997
Fax: (603) 862-2364
Email: majid.ghayoomi@unh.edu

University of New Hampshire
Kingsbury Hall Room W175
33 Academic Way
Durham, NH 03824





Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, 2011.

M.Sc., Civil Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 2006.

B.Sc., Civil Engineering, University of Tehran, 2004.

Academic Appointments :

Assistant Professor, University of New Hampshire, 2012 – Present.

Research Associate, University of Colorado, Boulder, 2011-2012.

Adjunct Faculty, University of Colorado, Boulder, 2011.

Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant, University of Colorado, Boulder, 2006 - 2010.

Honors and Awards :

2014 International Award for Best Practical Journal Paper in Unsaturated Soil Mechanics - ISSMGE

2011 Major Engineering Excellence Award – University of Colorado at Boulder

2010 Honorable Mention for the Best Paper in ASCE conference (Geo-Florida 2010)

2010 Graduate Student Poster Competition Award (Geo-Trends 2010)

2004 Bronze Medal – Iranian National Graduate Civil Engineering Olympiad

2003 Honored Paper by British Council (10th Iran National Civil Engineering Conference)

Professional Affiliations :

ASCE - Geo Institute

ASCE - Unsaturated Soils Committee Member

ASCE - Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics Committee Member

ISSMGE - International Society of Soil Mecahnics and Geotechnical Engineering

EERI - Earthquake Engineering Research Institute

USUCGER - United States Universities Council on Geotechnical Education and Research

UNH Reesearch and Engagement Academy