Joseph P. Crocker, P.E., Ph.D., S.E.

 

 

 

Classes Taught        top

EGGN 234 Field Session
EGGN 320 Mechanics of Materials
EGGN 342 Structural Analysis
EGGN 361 Soil Mechanics
EGGN 444 Design of Steel Structures
EGGN 445 Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures
EGGN 447/547 Timber and Masonry Design
EGGN 549 Advanced Design of Steel Structures
EGGN 556 Advanced Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures
PAGN 209 Aikido


Education        top

Ph.D. Civil Engineering, 2001, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
M.S. Civil Engineering, 1987, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK
B.S. Civil Engineering, 1975, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK
United States Military Academy, West Point, NY, 1970-1972


Experience        top

Senior Lecturer, Division of Engineering
Colorado School of Mines · Golden, CO
2008 - Present

Lecturer, Division of Engineering
Colorado School of Mines · Golden, CO
2004 - 2008

Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Northern Arizona University, College of Engineering and Technology · Flagstaff, AZ
2003 - 2004

Department Head, Manufacturing Technology
Mesa State College, Unified Technical Education Campus · Grand Junction, CO
2000 - 2003

Ph.D. Student
University of Utah · Salt Lake Citsy, UT&
1997 - 2001

Public Works Director ·  Mesa County · Grand Junction, CO · 1993 -1997

Director of Engineering· Mesa County · Grand Junction, CO · 1989 - 1993

MS Student · Oklahoma State University · Stillwater, OK · 1986 - 1987

Staff Engineer · Mesa County · Grand Junction, CO · 1985 - 1989

Project Supervisor · National Park Service · Denver, CO · 1976 - 1985


Professional Registration        top

Registered Professional Engineer in Colorado

Registered Structural Engineer in Utah


Memberships        top

American Institute of Steel Construction
American Concrete Institute
American Wood Council
The Masonry Society
American Society of Civil Engineers
American Indian Science and Engineering Society
ACI Committee E802 on Teaching Methods and Educational Materials
ASCE Structural Engineering Institute Structural Connections Committee
Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation


Awards        top

National Science Foundation Doctoral Fellowship – 1996
Outstanding Faculty Recognition, SWE – 2004
Outstanding Faculty Recognition, SWE – 2005
Outstanding Faculty Award, MEP – AISES – 2005
Outstanding Faculty Recognition, SWE – 2006
Outstanding Faculty Award, MEP – AISES – 2006
Order of Omega Outstanding Faculty Award – 2006
Graduating Graduate Student Outstanding Faculty Member (Enginering) – 2006
Graduating Senior Outstanding Faculty Member (Civil Engineering) – 2006
Outstanding Faculty Recognition, SWE – 2007
Graduating Senior Outstanding Faculty Member (Civil Engineering) – 2008
Outstanding Faculty Award, MEP – AISES – 2008


Publications        top

Crocker, J., “Single Plate Shear Connections and Seismic Loading”, Proceedings of the 73rd Annual Meeting of the Colorado-WyomingAcademy of Science, Spring 2002.

Crocker, J.P., Chambers, J.J., “A Deformation Limit State for Single Plate Shear Connections Subject to Seismic Loading”, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on the Behaviour of Steel Structures in Seismic Areas, STESSA 2003, Naples, Italy, June 9-12, 2003. 

Crocker, J.P., Chambers, J.J., “Design Implications for Single Plate Shear Connections Subjected to Seismic Loads”, Proceedings of the ASCE Structures 2004 Conference, Nashville, May 22-26, 2004. 

Crocker, J.P., Chambers, J.J., “Single Plate Shear Connection Response to Rotation Demands Imposed by Frames Undergoing Cyclic Lateral Displacements”, Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol 130, No. 6, June 2004.

Skokan, C., Simoes, M., Crocker, J., “Designing Humanitarian Engineering Courses”,
2006 ICEE Conference Proceedings.


Research Interests        top

Seismic Design of Structures
Self-Consolidating Concrete
Curriculum Development