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Scott R. Hamilton, PH.D, P.E., F.ASCE


  • Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Stanford University, 2012
  • M.S., Civil Engineering, Stanford University, 1994
  • M.S., Engineering Management, Stanford University, 1994
  • B.S., Civil Engineering, US Military Academy, 1984

Research Interests

  • Structural fire engineering
  • Engineering education and pedagogy


  • ASCE ExCEEd New Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award, 2005
  • ASCE Faculty Adviser of the Year, 2005, 2006
  • Peter Michie Teaching Award (US Military Academy), 2005
  • Gerald R. Seeley Award, ASEE Civil Engineering Division, 2005
  • Elected Fellow, ASCE 2015

Recent Publications

  • Hamilton, Scott, "Issues in Academic Integrity and the Value of Portfolios, Case Studies, and Supportive Programs", 2016 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, New Orleans, LA
  • Hamilton, Scott, Fitzmaurice, Jack, and Wolff, Paul, "Building Future Careers: A Co-op Course Reimagined", 2016 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, New Orleans, LA

Recent Presentations

  • Hamilton, Scott and Andrews, Jonathan, "Learning Outcomes: Promoting Self-directed Learning on Co-op", 2016 CEIA Conference, Dallas, TX
  • Hamilton, Scott and Fitzmaurice, Jack, "Developing Assessment Measures for Co-op Programs", 2016 CEIA Conference, Dallas TX


  • ASCE ExCEEd Teaching Workshop, Senior Mentor and Presenter, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • ABET, Civil Engineering Program Evaluator, 2012 - Present
  • ASCE Committee on Education, 2016 - Present
  • Coordinator, Civil Engineering Program 2016 - Present
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