Arash E. Zaghi
Arash E. Zaghi
Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
UConn School of Engineering
Elected to the Academy in 2023


K. N. Toosi University of Technology (Iran), 2002, BSc, Civil Engineering; Sharif University of Technology (Iran), 2004, MSc, Earthquake Engineering; 2006, PhD, Structural Engineering; University of Nevada, 2009, PhD, Civil Engineering

Professional Area

Structural Engineering, Earthquake Engineering, Engineering Education Research


For outstanding technical contributions to advance novel structural materials and innovative technologies to enhance the robustness and sustainability of critical civil infrastructure and in groundbreaking and highly multi-disciplinary engineering education research on the creative potential of engineering students with neuro diversities.