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Colonel Brad Wambeke

Deputy Department Head and Associate Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Brad Wembeke
Contact Information

(719) 333-2054



PhD, Civil Engineering, North Carolina State University (2011)

MS, Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota (2003)

MS, Engineering Management, University of Missouri – Rolla (1998)

BS, Civil Engineering, South Dakota State University (1993)

Professional Registration:

Professional Engineer – Missouri

Professional Experience

Associate Professor and Deputy Department Head, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, US Air Force Academy, Colorado (2021-present)

Academy Professor, US Military Academy, West Point, New York (2014-2021)

Battalion Commander, Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colorado and Afghanistan (2012-2014)

Battalion Executive Officer and Operations Officer, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, NC and Iraq (2006-2008)

Various United States Army Positions (1993-2006)

Research and Scholarly Interests

Construction Engineering/Management and Structures