Department of Civil Engineering

Topics of Interest

Municipal water and
wastewater treatment

Water Quality

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Joe Morgan
Chair of Department of Civil Engineering

B.S. - Civil Engineering- Tennessee Tech University
M.S. - Sanitary Engineering - Virginia Tech University
Ph.D. - Civil Engineering-  Virginia Tech University
1988- Outstanding Professor in Civil Engineering
1995- Outstanding Environmental Science Professor
1983- Official Commendation for Special Service, Department of the Army (at USAE Waterways Experiment Station)
Professional Experience
Auburn University: Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering; Associate Professor of Civil Engineering; Assistant Head, Department of Civil Engineering Associate Dean, Samuel Ginn College of Engineering: Professor Emeritus of Civil Engineering - Total of 40 years
US Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station: Research Civil Engineer - Two years 
Professional Information
Registered Professional Engineer (Virginia) 
American Society of Civil Engineers
American Water Works Association
Water Environment Association
American Water Resources Association
American Society for Engineering Education
Chi Epsilon
Sigma Xi
Phi Kappa Phi
Research Information
Municipal Water & Wastewater Treatment w/ Emphasis on Small Systems
Surface Water Quality Modeling
On-Site Technical Assistance for Small Wastewater Treatment Facilities
Author of more than 60 technical articles, papers, reports, book chapters and presentations