Hitchcock, Wilbur "Bill" , Ph.D.
Civil, Construction, & Environmental Engineering
1075 13th Street South Birmingham, AL 35294-4440
(205) 934-9855 (fax)
ACADEMIC BACKGROUND: Ph.D. - Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University, 1980 M.E. - Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University, 1977 B.S. - Engineering, United States Military Academy, 1971 TEACHING: CE 497 – Construction Management CE 670 – Construction Estimating & Bidding CE 671 – Construction Liability & Contracts CE 672 – Construction methods & Equipment CE 673 – Project Planning & Control CE 676 – Construction Project Risk Management CE 677 – Construction Accounting & Finance RESEARCH: Dr. Hitchcock's expertise includes in depth knowledge of the energy infrastructure and the interdependencies of critical infrastructure. He is particularly interested in the important roles civil engineering firms and construction companies have in infrastructure design, protection, and repair or replacement after disasters. Dr. Hitchcock is also interested in the continued development of computer aided construction management and visualization tools. RECENT PUBLICATIONS (2008-2012): Expanding Portable BWIM Technology, BWIM – UTCA Report Project Number 08204
Contributing Author, BUSINESS CONTINUITY & HOMELAND SECURITY: Theory & Practice.
UTCA Report: Transportation Critical Infrastructure Education.
UTCA Report: Emergency Reconstruction of Critical Transportation Infrastructure. SERVICE (current): Professional ServiceCommunity Service Alabama Assistance League