School of Science and Engineering


Joel Kuszmaul

Academic Title

Associate Dean & Associate Professor, Civil Engineering

Research Summary

My research focuses on probabilistic methods in geomechanics. I have had long- term research associations with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineering involving levee- and dam-stability analysis.


  • Ph.D., Engineering/Civil Engineering, University of California, Berkeley
  • M.S., Geoengineering, University of Minnesota
  • B.S., Geological Engineering, Michigan Technological University