Prof. El-Tawil has made seminal contributions to the field of structural engineering as an educator, researcher practitioner and innovator. His research has focused on hazard mitigation and is geared towards reducing suffering and loss of life during extreme events. He is involved in influential leadership positions within ASCE that shape the field of structural engineering, e.g. as Editor of JSE and Chair of Metals TAC. Prof. El-Tawil has received numerous teaching, service and research awards for his work.
Ph.D., P.E., F.SEI, F.ASCE
SEI Fellow Since 2013