Isaac L. Howard, Ph.D., P.E., F. ASCE

Isaac Howard

Professor, James T. White Endowed Chair, and Director

Office: 1041 Richard A. Rula Engineering & Science Complex


  • Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of Arkansas, 2006.
  • M.S., Civil Engineering, West Virginia University, 2002.
  • B.S., Civil Engineering, Arkansas State University, 2001.

Research Interests

  • Construction materials
  • Infrastructure
  • Airfield and highway asphalt pavements
  • Advanced construction materials such as composites, high performance concrete, and similar

Teaching Interests

  • Material characterization
  • Construction materials
  • Paving materials
  • Stabilized soils

Service Interests

  • Workforce development
  • Promotion of construction/civil engineering professions
  • Transportation Research Board
  • American Society of Civil Engineers