Faculty Directory
Richard Finno

Education

Ph.D. Civil Engineering, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA

M.S.C.E. Geotechnical Engineering, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA

B.S. Civil Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana, Champaign, IL



Significant Recognition

  • Harry Schnabel Jr. Award, American Society of Civil Engineers, 2010
  • Karl Terzaghi Award, American Society of Civil Engineers, 2009
  • Civil Engineer of the Year, American Society of Civil Engineers, Illinois Section, 2007
  • Thomas A. Middlebrooks Award, American Society of Civil Engineers, 1993, 2004
  • Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize, American Society of Civil Engineers, 1994

Significant Professional Service

  • Technical Program Director and co-editor of proceedings, ER2010 Earth Retention Conference 3 (2010)
  • Member, Technical Committee 207, Soil-Structure Interaction and Retaining Walls, International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (2010-present)
  • Editor, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, (2004-2007)
  • Chairman, Earth Retaining Structures Committee, Geotechnical Engineering Division (1994 -1998)
  • Member, Technical Coordinating Council, Geo-Institute, ASCE (1996-1999)