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Designing A Civil Engineering Program For The National Military Academy Of Afghanistan

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Conference

2008 Annual Conference & Exposition

Location

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Publication Date

June 22, 2008

Start Date

June 22, 2008

End Date

June 25, 2008

ISSN

2153-5965

Conference Session

Challenges of CE Education in a Global World

Tagged Division

Civil Engineering

Page Count

12

Page Numbers

13.377.1 - 13.377.12

DOI

10.18260/1-2--3675

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https://strategy.asee.org/3675

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109

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Stephen Ressler United States Military Academy

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Colonel Stephen Ressler, P.E. is Professor and Head of the Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering at the U.S. Military Academy (USMA) at West Point. He earned a B.S. degree from USMA in 1979, a Master of Science in Civil Engineering degree from Lehigh University in 1989, and a Ph.D. from Lehigh in 1991. An active duty Army officer, he has served in a variety of military engineering assignments around the world. He has been a member of the USMA faculty for 16 years, teaching courses in engineering mechanics, structural engineering, construction, and professional practice.

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C. Conley

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Chris Conley is an Associate Professor in the Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering at the U.S. Military Academy. He earned a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Massachusetts (1978), and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Civil Engineering from Cornell University (1980, 1983). He has served as a Member of Technical Staff at Sandia National Laboratories, a Senior Research Associate at Cornell University, and an Assistant Professor at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. In his 13 years on the USMA faculty he has taught a variety of courses in the civil and mechanical engineering programs, and has collaborated on research with Army laboratory personnel.

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Richard Gash United States Military Academy

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Major Richard Gash, P.E. is an instructor in the Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering at the U.S. Military Academy (USMA), West Point. He graduated from the USMA in 1996, earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering. He has since earned Master of Science Degrees in Geophysics from the University of Missouri, Rolla and Earthquake Engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles. As an active duty Army officer he has served in a variety of military assignments around the world including Iraq and Afghanistan. During the summer of 2007 he served as a member of the Combined Security Transition Command's Implementation and Support team at the National Military Academy of Afghanistan.

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Ressler, S., & Conley, C., & Gash, R. (2008, June), Designing A Civil Engineering Program For The National Military Academy Of Afghanistan Paper presented at 2008 Annual Conference & Exposition, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 10.18260/1-2--3675

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