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Thomas J. Skibinski

Assistant Teaching Professor


  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Larson Transportation Institute

206G Sackett Building


Research Areas:

Structural Engineering and Mechanics

Interest Areas:

Interest areas: Construction Engineering Management; Project Management; Ethics; Professional Practice; Professional Development; Advisor, ASCE Concrete Canoe




  • BS, Civil Engineering, Penn State University, 1976
  • MBA, Finance, University of Scranton, 1984


Research Projects

Honors and Awards


Service to Penn State:

  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Co-Advisor, ASCE Student Steel Bridge Team, August 2019
  • Organizing Conferences and Service on Conference Committees, Organizer, 2020 ASCE Mid-Atlantic Region (MAR) Student Conference and Student Steel Bridge Competition, April 2019 - June 2020
  • Other, Participant, Graduation Marshall, May 2019
  • Committee Work, Member, Advisory, SIMBA, Faculty Advisory Committee, December 2018
  • Committee Work, Member, Undergraduate Committee, August 2018
  • Committee Work, Member, CEE Department Advisory Committee, August 2018 - May 2019
  • Administrative Support Work, Coordinator, Area Coordinator for CEE General Courses, August 2018
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Faculty Advisor, Construction Cost Estimating Competition, Contractors Association of Western Pennsylvania (CAWP), September 2016
  • Committee Work, Other, Faculty Representative Board Member, Penn State Civil & Environmental Engineering Alumni Society (PSCEEAS), August 2014
  • Committee Work, Member, Structures Committee, August 2011
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Faculty Advisor, ASCE Concrete Canoe Team, August 2011

Service to External Organizations:




The Penn State Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, established in 1881, is internationally recognized for excellence in the preparation of undergraduate and graduate engineers through the integration of education, research, and leadership.

Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

212 Sackett Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-1408

Phone: 814-863-3084