David Sillars
Room 201F
Kearney Hall
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Civil & Construction Engineering
Associate Professor, Emeritus

David Sillars, PhD - Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests:
Dr. Sillars' technical and research interests include interorganizational relationships in the construction industry; cultural factors in facility delivering; project delivery alternatives; and strategic organizational structuring at the project and enterprise level. Dr. Sillars is also Director of the Robert C. Wilson Program in Construction Engineering Management, a program designed to increase students' knowledge of engineering and business in preparation for advanced positions in the construction industry.
Ph.D. Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
M.S. Management, Georgia Institute of Technology
B.S. Civil Engineering, University of Colorado
Professional Experience:
Senior Vice President, Hardin Construction Group
Regional Operations Manager, CRSS Constructors
Vice President, Construction Computer Engineering Systems
Dr. Sillars’ teaching interests focus on the delivery of construction services. His teaching subjects include building construction, alternative contracting forms, strategic planning, estimating, and risk management.