Dr. Tim J. Ward, P.E., F. ASCE, is Dean of the School of Engineering and Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Manhattan College in Riverdale, The Bronx, New York City, and an Emeritus Professor of Civil Engineering at the University of New Mexico. Professor Ward received BS and MS degrees in geological engineering from the Mackay School of Mines at the University of Nevada, Reno, and a Ph.D. in civil engineering from Colorado State University with emphases in hydrology, hydraulics, and geotechnical engineering. He is a member of the National Society of Professional Engineers, a Founding Member of the EWRI, and serves as an Associate Editor on the ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering.
He has conducted work throughout the United States and in Asia, Central and South America, and Europe and authored or co-authored over 200 papers, reports and presentations. He was co recipient of the 1990 American Water Resources Association Boggess Award for the best paper in the Water Resources Bulletin titled "Development of an Interdisciplinary Planning Model for Water and Fishery Management." In addition, Professor Ward is the recipient of the ASCE/EWRI 2013 Arid Lands Hydraulic Engineering Award; is an Honorary Professor of the L. N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University, Kazakhstan; and recipient of the New Mexico Society of Professional Engineers Outstanding Service Award, the New Mexico Associated General Contractors Excellence in Construction Education Award, and the Frank Bromilow Excellence in Research Award from the New Mexico State University College of Engineering.
Ph.D., P.E., F. ASCE, F.EWRI
EWRI Fellow Since 2013