Osman Okuyucu, Ph.D.

Osman Okuyucu

Assistant Clinical Professor

Office: 2052 Richard A. Rula Engineering & Science Complex

Dr. Osman Okuyucu worked as an instructor at Texas Tech University from August 2022 to August 2023. Prior to that, he was a Lecturer at Tekirdag Namik Kemal University from 2020 to 2022. Dr. Osman obtained his Ph.D. from Texas Tech University in 2019, where he also worked as a Graduate Teaching Assistant and Graduate Research Assistant from 2015 to 2019. He currently teaches geotechnical and transportation-related courses in the Richard A. Rula school of Civil and Environmental Engineering department and is a (co-)author on several peer-reviewed journal publications.


  • Ph.D., Geotechnical/Transportation Engineering, Texas Tech University, May 2019.
  • Masters, Geotechnical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, August 2014.
  • Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Karadeniz Technical University, June 2010.

Research Interests

  • Civil Engineering Materials
  • Pavement Engineering
  • Infrastructure systems
  • Soil stabilizations

Teaching Interests

  • Soil Mechanics
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Foundations
  • Geometric Design of Highways
  • Pavement Design
  • Construction Materials
  • Construction Materials Laboratory
  • Soil Mechanics Laboratory