Dr. Zachary Grasley has been named the new head of the Zachry Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Texas A&M University, effective Sept. 1.
Grasley has been the director of the Center for Infrastructure Renewal (CIR) at Texas A&M since January 2018.
“I am really excited for the opportunity to lead this dynamic department with such talented and hard-working staff, students and faculty,” he said.
While directing the CIR, he helped facilitate the initiation and continued development of the research labs and established significant collaborations with key external partners. Grasley’s research spans from fundamental studies on mechanisms and modeling to applied solutions that lead to intellectual property and commercialization.