Director of Undergraduate Programs, The University of Alabama
Derek Williamson, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Programs in the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering at the University of Alabama. His research focus is in engineering education and assessment. Williamson is committed to professional development and has participated in many such experiences, including ABET’s IDEAL and ASCE’s ExCEED workshops. He is an associate editor of ASCE’s Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice.
In 2018, immediately after accrediting two new programs, The Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering at the University of Alabama started preparing for reaccrediting all four of its programs (Civil, Construction, Architectural and Environmental Engineering) under the new ABET EAC 1-7 outcomes. The department performed a major upgrade in its assessment processes, including adopting […]