M. Reza Najafi

Assistant Professor

PhD - Civil and Environmental Engineering, Portland State University, USA (2013)
MSc - Civil Engineering, K.N. Toosi University of Technology, Iran (2007)
BSc - Civil Engineering, Shahid Beheshti Univeristy, Iran (2004)


Academic Appointments

  • 2017-Present: Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Western University
  • 2015-2017: Research Scientist, Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium, University of Victoria, BC
  • 2016: Sessional Instructor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Victoria, BC
  • 2013-2015: Postdoctoral Fellow, Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium, University of Victoria, BC
  • 2013: Postdoctoral Researcher, Byrd Polar Research Center, The Ohio State University, USA
  • 2009-2013: Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Portland State University, USA

Honors & Awards

  • 2017: ASCE Journal of Hydrologic Engineering Best Technical Paper Award
  • 2013: Outstanding Graduate Student Award, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Portland State University
  • 2012: Recognized in the Department Chair’s Honor List, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Portland State University
  • 2010: Recognized for Excellence as a Teacher Assistant, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Portland State University
  • Member of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, Portland State University

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