Faculty Profile: Ghassan Tarakji

Ghassan Tarakji, Ph.D.

Professor of Civil Engineering

Discipline: Transportation

Office: SCI 126

Phone: (415) 338-1851

Fax: (415) 338-0525

Email: gtarakji@sfsu.edu

Personal webpage: http://www.sfsu.edu/~gtarakji/

Dr. Ghassan Tarakji


Ph.D. Civil Engineering, Clemson University 1983

M.E. Civil Engineering, University of Florida, 1980

B.E. Civil Engineering, American University of Beirut, Lebanon, 1978


  • Registered Professional Engineer CA Reg# D131215 (Civil)
  • Nuclear Gauge Licence No. 12206 (Troxler Electronic Labs.)

Awards & Recognition

  • Who's Who in American Education, 1995
  • EMI Summer Fellowship, 1995
  • SFSU Meritorious Performance Award, 1990
  • Who's Who is the South and Southeast, 1987