Title: ETSE Department Head, CET Professor
Program: Civil Engineering Technology
Office: Harold Foreman Engineering Complex III, Room 382
Phone: (575) 646-1506
Fax: (575) 646-6107
Dr. Ruinian Jiang is the Department Head and a professor in Engineering Technology at New Mexico State University. He earned his Ph. D in structural engineering from NMSU in May 2005. In August 2001, Dr. Jiang earned his Masters of Science in transportation engineering from the University of New Mexico. In 1984, he received his Bachelor degree in civil engineering from Hunan University in China. From 1984 to 1999, Dr. Jiang worked in China and abroad in the fields of transportation and structural engineering research, design, construction, and management. He has also worked as a research engineer for many years at the Ministry of Transportation of China in several research projects, as a project manager and chief engineer on behalf of China Overseas Engineering Cooperation and China Academy of Transportation Sciences in several international and national highway projects. Dr. Jiang has broad interests on teaching and research on structural design and evaluation, highway and transportation design, construction management, and international cooperation.