CII Outstanding Researcher

Award Criteria

  • The academic research has the potential to significantly improve the construction industry.
  • The award is for CII research completed within the last several years, by teams that have submitted all products to CII.
  • The researcher's excellence is recognized by their research team members, CII staff, and membership. The staff will coordinate this with the research team chairs.
  • The researcher’s research report has the following characteristics:
    • has a thoroughgoing account of the data collection methods
    • presents a complete description of the data analysis performed
    • explains the findings in statistical detail, as appropriate
    • makes reasoned claims and conclusions; divulges any limitations of the findings
    • presents a useful and valuable discussion of industry implementation
    • makes viable recommendations for further research.

If you would like to submit a nomination for this award, please download the nomination form and e-mail it to Mike Pappas or Kristi Delaney.

Contact Us
Mike Pappas, Associate Director
(512) 232-3007
mike.pappas@cii.utexas.edu
Kristi Delaney, Project Manager
(512) 232-3002
kldelaney@cii.utexas.edu
Download the Nomination Form (due April 20)

Recipients

Dr. Fernanda Leite (2018)

The University of Texas at Austin

More Information on Dr. Fernanda Leite
Dr. David Grau (2017)

Arizona State University

More Information on Dr. David Grau
Dr. Jesús de la Garza (2016)

Virginia Tech

Dr. Pardis Pishdad-Bozorgi (2016)

Georgia Tech

More Information on Dr. Pardis Pishdad-Bozorgi

2015

Matthew R. Hallowell
University of Colorado Boulder

2014

Carlos H. Caldas
The University of Texas at Austin

Paul M. Goodrum
University of Colorado Boulder

Carl Haas
University of Waterloo

2013

Jimmie Hinze
University of Florida

2012

William J. O’Brien
The University of Texas at Austin

2010

Hyung Seok Jeong
Oklahoma State University

2009

Carlos H. Caldas
The University of Texas at Austin

2008

Paul M. Goodrum
University of Kentucky

2007

Paul Chinowsky
University of Colorado Boulder

2006

Awad Hanna
The University of Wisconsin–Madison

2005

Jim O’Connor
The University of Texas at Austin

2004

Edd Gibson
The University of Texas at Austin

2003

Jimmie Hinze
University of Florida

2002

Carl Haas
The University of Texas at Austin

2001

Ed Jaselskis
Iowa State University

2000

Jeff Russell
The University of Wisconsin–Madison

1999

Ed Back
Texas A&M University

1998

Gary Oberlender
Oklahoma State University

1997

Stu Anderson
Texas A&M University

1996

Edd Gibson
The University of Texas at Austin

1995

Mike Vorster
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University