Dr. David Grau
Arizona State University

Dr. Grau is an educator and expert in construction engineering and management. Dr. Graugraduated with both an M.S. and a Ph.D. in Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin, and with an Industrial Engineering degree from the Universitat Polit├Ęcnica de Catalunya. Currently, Dr. Grau is a member of ASCE and ASEE professional societies. Currently, he works as an Assistant Professor at Arizona State University. Previously, he taught at The University of Alabama.

During his academic career, Dr. Grau has been the recipient of numerous teaching and research awards, including the Distinguished Professor Award by the Construction Industry Institute, the Celebration of Engineering & Technology Innovation (CETI) award by FIATECH, and an Exceeding in Civil Engineering Education (ExCEEd) fellowship by ASCE. Complementing his academic career, he has worked in the private industry for more than seven years as the head manager for heavy industrial projects and as the director of a large engineering department. He has led large interdisciplinary and multicultural teams to deliver numerous capital projects in South America, Africa, and Europe. Dr. Grau is a registered Industrial Engineer in Spain.