Craig Quadrato, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, a leader in civil engineering, engineering education, and research, has been named a Fellow by the ASCE Board of Direction.
Quadrato serves as an associate professor in the Civil Engineering Division of the Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering at the United States Military Academy. He has led numerous domestic and international construction engagements, including major civil infrastructure improvements in Afghanistan and on the southwestern United States border.
He is an active member of ASCE’s Mid-Hudson Branch and was previously a member and chair of the Committee on Student Members and mentor for the Excellence in Civil Engineering Education Teaching Workshop. Currently he is the chair of the Member Communities Committee.
Quadrato has been an active duty military officer for 24 years, including seven as a member of the United States Military Academy faculty – as the civil engineering design group director, the associate director for the Center for Innovation and Engineering, and the director of the West Point High Performance Computing Modernization Program. He teaches courses in structural mechanics, structural steel and wood design, and structural system design. He has conducted extensive research in the area of structural stability for plate girder bridges and published numerous papers on the topic.