Jose Faria

Jose Faria, Ph.D., PMP

Moss Endowed Chair


Office: Room 2951
Areas of Specialization: 
Mixed integer optimization applied to land development, mathematical decomposition and hybrid techniques to solve mixed integer programming problems, decision analysis applied to capital allocation, probabilistic optimization models, and analysis of project management networks under uncertainty.

Phone: (305) 348-3541


Mohamed ElZomor, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor and Graduate Program Director

Research Interests:

  • Sustainability of the Built Environment,
  • Sustainable Development, Design and Construction, Energy Efficiency Measures and Modeling
  • Social Sustainability (Human, Health & Wellbeing),
  • Engineering Education,
  • Sustainable Infrastructure and Resilience for Disasters & Extreme Weather,
  • Construction Engineering and Project Management (Project Delivery, Risk Assessment & Mitigation), Construction and Workforce Development
Office: EC 2955
Phone: (305) 348-2257


Wallied Orabi, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Undergraduate Program Director

Research Interests: Optimization and Decision Support for Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, Automation in Construction, Sustainable Building Construction

Office: EC 2984
Phone: (305) 348-2730

Larry Casey

Assistant Professor and FIU Industry Advisory Council Director


Office: EC 2900
Phone: (305) 348-3172