Matthew R. Hallowell

Title: Beavers Professorship of Construction Engineering and Associate Chair
Group: Construction Engineering and Management
Office: ECOT 543
Phone: 303-704-8523
E-mail: matthew.hallowell@colorado.edu

Education:

  • Ph.D. Civil Engineering Oregon State University 2008
  • M.S. Civil Engineering Bucknell University 2005
  • B.S. Civil Engineering Bucknell University 2004

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Honors and Distinctions:

  • Beavers Endowed Professorship of Construction Engineering (2014 to present)
  • Construction Research Conference, Best Paper Award (2nd) (2014)
  • Engineering News Record (ENR) Mountain States Top 20 Under 40 (2014)
  • Selected as an American Society of Civil Engineering ExCEEd Teaching Asst. Mentor (2014, 2012, 2011)
  • Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, National Science Foundation (2013)
  • Young Research Award, Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering (2013)
  • Best Paper Award, American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference (2013)
  • Outstanding Advisor Award, College of Engineering and Applied Science (2013)
  • Beavers Heavy Construction Engineering Endowed Faculty Fellowship (2013)
  • Best Paper Award, International Council for Research and Innovation and Building Construction (CIB) W099 Conference (2012)
  • ASSE Academic Practice Specialty’s top article of the year and featured in the ASSE Best of the Best publication (2012)
  • Best Paper Award, Engineering Project Organizations Conference (2012)
  • Outstanding Reviewer Award, ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management (2012, 2011 and 2010)
  • John and Mercedes Peebles Innovation in Education Award, University of Colorado College of Engineering and Applied Science (2012)
  • Best Technical Publication, Journal of Safety, Health, and Environmental Research (2012)
  • Selected to the CU President’s Teaching and Learning Collaborative (2012)
  • Dean’s Performance Award, University of Colorado College of Engineering and Applied Science (2011)
  • American Society of Civil Engineering New Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award (2011)
  • Teaching Award, University of Colorado Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering (2010)
  • ASCE ExCEEd Teaching Fellowship (2009)
  • Best Paper Award, Construction Research Congress Annual Conference (2005)

Courses:

Dr. Hallowell teaches: Introduction to Construction (CVEN 3246); Equipment and Methods (CVEN 3256); and Quality and Safety (CVEN 5226)

Interests:

Dr. Hallowell’s research interests include: construction safety, risk management, predictive analytics, experimental research in construction, experimental psychology, and construction engineering.