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Adjo Amekudzi

Associate Chair, Global Engineering Leadership & Research Development and Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering

Contact Information

O. Lamar Allen Sustainable Education Building (SEB) 229
404.894.0404

Education

Ph.D. Civil and Environmental Engineering (1999), Carnegie Mellon University
M.S. Civil Infrastructure Systems, (1997), Carnegie Mellon University
M.S. Civil Engineering, Florida International University (1996), Florida International University
B.S. Civil Engineering (1994), Stanford University

Adjo Amekudzi

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Professor Amekudzi's research, teaching and professional activities focus on civil infrastructure decision making to promote sustainable development. Dr. Amekudzi directs the Infrastructure Research Group (IRG) at Georgia Tech, a research group focused on the study, development and application of systems methods for managing civil infrastructure assets for sustainable development. Amekudzi is involved in curriculum development in these areas. She teaches an undergraduate required course: Civil Engineering Systems, and two graduate electives: Infrastructure Systems (Asset Management) and Infrastructure, Megacities and Sustainable Development, all of which address the proper stewardship of infrastructure. Professor Amekudzi is coauthor of the college textbook Systems Engineering with Economics, Probability and Statistics, J. Ross Publishing, 2012. She is the founding chair of the ASCE T&DI Committee on Sustainability and Environment., a member of the NRC Board on Infrastructure and the Constructed Environment, and former deputy director of the Georgia Transportation Instituteand Georgia Tech Univeristy Transporation Center. She serves on the editorial board of the International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, and as Associate Editor for the ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems, and the ASCE Journal of Transportation Engineering.

Expertise:
  • Infrastructure Management
  • Asset Management
  • Sustainability Planning and Evaluation
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Supply Chain & Logistics Institute
H. Milton Stewart School of
Industrial & Systems Engineering
765 Ferst Drive, NW, Suite 228
Atlanta, GA 30332
Phone: 404.894.2343