David Sillars
Room 201F
Kearney Hall
Office Phone: 
541-737-4934
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.
 
Education:
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
 
Teaching:
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.