CM Professor Carrie Dossick participates on AIA panel to discuss alternative project delivery methods

ALTERNATIVE PROJECT DELIVERY AND THE ROLE OF THE ARCHITECT SPEAKERS MODERATOR – Walter Schacht FAIA, Principal | Schacht Aslani Architects PANELISTS Mike McCormick, Associate Vice-President, Capital Planning & Development | University of Washington Dr. Carrie Dossick, Professor of Construction Management | University of Washington Bill Bouten, President | Bouten Construction Sian Roberts FAIA, Partner |…

Upcoming application deadlines for undergrads & masters program

The Department has several important upcoming deadlines for applications. Applications for the undergraduate major are due Monday, April 2, 2018 at 5pm. Please click here to get started on your application. Please contact Jessica Pak if you have questions at pakjm@uw.edu. Applications for the Masters program are due February 1. Please click here for more…

CM Faculty Dr. Chris Lee’s report on “Prevention Through Design to Solar Systems in Small Buildings” featured in Safety and Health Magazine

A funded research project performed by CM Faculty Dr. Chris Lee and PhD student Chung Ho, along with a collaborator from Oregon State University, was recently featured in Safety and Health Magazine. Check it out below!   http://www.safetyandhealthmagazine.com/articles/16452-prevention-through-design-methods-can-make-solar-panel-installation-safer-cpwr-report

Dr. Chris Lee to Give Webinar on Improving Solar Safety from the Design Process on Wed, 12/13

Join Dr. Chris Lee this Wed, 12/13, at 11-11:45 a.m. PST as he presents a FREE webinar on improving solar construction safety from the design process: Applying Prevention through Design (PtD) to Solar Systems in Small Buildings Solar technology has grown cheaper and more economically attractive in recent years, and a growing number of homeowners are…

Dr. Carrie Dossick Gives Keynote in Australia

UW Construction Management Professor and Center for Education and Research in Construction (CERC) Executive Director Carrie Dossick delivered the keynote address at the Innovation Production and Construction (IPC) Conference in Perth, Australia. The Conference attracted faculty and students from around the world to learn about innovative technologies and thinking. Dr. Dossick’s keynote focused on how…

Applications open for M.S in Construction Management with specialization in Safety & Health (funding opportunities available)

The M.S. in Construction Management with a specialization in Occupational Safety and Health (CMOSH) is an exciting new opportunity to earn an additional specialization with your Master of Science in Construction Management degree program at the University of Washington. This additional specialization aims to produce future construction management leaders who will have the knowledge and skills to…

2017-18 Student Competitions

This academic year our students are competing in nine different student competitions. These extracurricular activities are a great learning experience. Students are preparing to compete at the national level in Mechanical sponsored by MCA and Electrical sponsored by NECA. This year’s “Reno” teams are Sustainability, Concrete, Mixed Use, Commercial, Heavy/Civil, and Design Build.  A team…

Rebuilding Together Seattle project

This morning five undergraduate students from the CM Department participated in a Rebuilding Together Seattle project in Tukwila. Our students spent a lovely fall day rebuilding a fence for a family in need: measuring, cutting, and nailing — and serving the greater Seattle community. Thanks Eduardo, Austin, Max, Gordon and Alex!

AGC Student Chapter hosts fun golf tournament

For more than five hours, 36 teams of four players competed in a “scramble” at Washington National in Auburn.  A good time was had by all, and the Department’s AGC Student Chapter raised money for student scholarships and other activities.  

CM Department Scholarships

Congratulations to the following undergraduate students who are receiving departmental scholarships for 2017-18: Morgan Harpel, David White, Eduardo Equihua, Hannah Russell, Kelli Desrosier, Joe Korchemniy, Jess Harris, Kye Johnson, Katherine Vetter, Josh Frohardt, Sean McMahon, Garrett Metz, Alex Willing, Seung Ha Yoo, Sunglin Pang, and Gordon Krippaehne. Scholarships ranged from $2,000-$6,000. These scholarship are funded…