Arturo E. Schultz, Ph.D.

Robert F. McDermott Distinguished Chair in Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Construction Management

Arturo E. Schultz, Ph.D.


  • CE 5163 – Advanced Structural Analysis
  • CE 7213 – Doctoral Research
  • CE 7313 – Doctoral Dissertation
  • EGR 3303 – Engineering Co-op

Research Interests

  • Design, analysis, and behavior of concrete
  • Masonry and steel-concrete composite structures
  • Stability of slender masonry walls
  • Distortional fatigue in multi-girder steel bridges
  • Lateral stability of prestressed concrete girders
  • Evaluation of earth pressure behind highway retaining walls
  • Integration of large-scale experiments and numerical simulation of structural systems under three-dimensional loading


  • Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • M.S., Civil Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • B.S., summa cum laude Civil Engineering, Southern Methodist University

Honors and Awards

Grants, Patents and Clinical Trials