Bernard Amadei Mentor 2012....
Living in: Lafayette, CO — United States
- - Founding President: Engineers Without Borders USA
- - Cofounder: Engineers Without Borders International
- - Faculty Director: Center 4 Developing Communities
- - Science Envoy for the Obama Administration
- - Senior Ashoka Fellow
Geographic Interest: Europe, Middle East & North Africa, North America,...
Expertise: Business Strategy / Planning, Engineering, Entrepreneurship,...
"Engineers that know no borders can change the world."
Describe yourself briefly.
Dr. Amadei is Professor of Civil Engineering at the University of Colorado-Boulder & received his PhD in 1982 from the University of California-Berkeley. Along with founding Engineers w/o Borders USA, he is Faculty Director of the Mortenson Center in Engineering for Developing Communities at CU & holds the Mortenson Endowed Chair in Global Engineering. Among other distinctions, Dr. Amadei is the 2007 co-recipient of the Heinz Award for the Environment, the recipient of the 2008 ENR Award of Excellence, a Senior Ashoka Fellow & an elected member of the U.S. National Academy of Engineering.