Research Opportunities


The UAA Civil Engineering department offers research opportunities in Arctic Engineering, Bio-based Energy and Materials, Arctic and Sub-Arctic Coastal Processes, Geotechnical and Earthquake Engineering with Emphasis on Cold Regions Issues, Renewable Energy, and Transportation Research.


Graduate Research Assistantships in Transportation Engineering

Graduate Research Assistantships are currently offered in Transportation Engineering. The assistantship covers: in-state tuition, health insurance, as well as a stipend. For highly motivated, top students, fellowships are also offered.

Applications for Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 are currently being accepted; please contact Prof. Ghulam Bham for specific questions.