About Our Speakers

Md Jobair Bin Alam PhD

Dr. Alam is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Prairie View A&M University. He completed his Ph.D. from University of Texas at Arlington in 2017, and Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology in 2011. Before joining Prairie View A&M University, Dr. Alam was appointed as Research Assistant Professor at University of Texas at Arlington. He specializes in the areas of geotechnical and Geo-Environmental engineering with a demonstrated history of working in the industry and university. His research interests involve Forensic Investigation using Geophysical method, Unsaturated Soil, Expansive Soil, Foundation Engineering, and retaining structures, Numerical Modeling, Sustainable Waste Management, Landfill Design, Operation and Monitoring.