Prahlad Murthy

Prahlad Murthy is a professor of civil & environmental engineering at Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. He served as the interim dean for nearly four years and as an associate dean for eight years for the College of Science & Engineering at Wilkes University. Since receiving his doctoral degree in civil & environmental engineering from Texas A&M University, Murthy has over 35 years of experience in teaching, research and consulting in the field.

Murthy has served as an ABET program evaluator for the Engineering Accreditation Commission since 2006 and is currently a commissioner for the Applied and Natural Science Accreditation Commission. He is a licensed professional engineer in Pennsylvania and Delaware, and a Board Certified Environmental Engineer by the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists.