Faculty Profile

Karl Zimmerman, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering

GEM 129C
219-464-6027
Karl.Zimmerman@valpo.edu


Education

Ph.D. - Texas A&M University 2003
M.S.C.E. - University of Nebraska-Lincoln 1996
B.S.C.E. - University of Oklahoma 1994

Certifications

Licensed Professional Engineer-Texas

Areas of Specialization

Traffic operations, safety, and analysis, geometric design

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Engineering
  • Statics
  • Statistics for Engineering
  • Introduction to Transportation
  • Design of Transportation Facilities
  • Senior Design
  • Traffic Engineering
  • Urban Transportation Planning
  • Railroad Design and Operation