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Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering

Dr. Bruce Berdanier chosen to lead the Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering.  

Dr. Berdanier has been serving as the dean of the School of Engineering at Fairfield University since 2013. He was previously department head for civil and environmental engineering at SDSU prior to moving on to his dean position.

Dr. Berdanier is a proven leader with a strong record of significant accomplishments throughout his professional career. He will continue the momentum created in the college under Dr. Brown and build on the foundation of teaching and research that has prepared thousands of students over the years and supported an ever-changing industry that relies on the knowledge created at our great institution.

See the news release here:

Dr. Berdanier








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