Faculty Directory
Gianluca Cusatis

Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Director of Graduate Studies


2145 Sheridan Road
Tech A134
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

847-491-4027Email Gianluca Cusatis


Center for Sustainable Engineering of Geological and Infrastructure Materials - SEGIM

Research Group Website


Civil and Environmental Engineering


Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Graduate Program


Ph.D. in Structural Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy

Laurea degree in Structural Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy

Significant Recognition

  • Member, American Society of Civil Engineers
  • Chi Epsilon Honor Society
  • Industry Stipend of Excellence Award, sponsored by Lafarge Group and Electricité de France. Evaluation Committee: Prof. F.H Wittmann, Dr. P. Acker and Dr. B. Gerrard. ConCreep6@MIT, MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA. Aug. 2001

Significant Professional Service

  • Coordinator of the Structural Engineering and Infrastructure Materials (SEIM) MS and PhD program. Aug. 2011 – Present
  • ACI 446 Fracture Mechanics, Chair, March 2010 – Present
  • IA-CONCREEP, Board of Directors, Secretary, October 2008 – Present
  • ASCE Engineering Mechanics Institute – Computational Mechanics, Member, April 2008 – Present