Tarek H. Kewaisy, Ph.D., PE

Adjunct Faculty, Structural Engineering
Email: tkewaisy@gmu.edu

Dr. Kewaisy works at Ammann & Whitney Consulting Engineers’ office in Washington DC. As an Associate in charge of Protective Design, he leads engineering efforts focused on Design for Blast & Impact Effects and Design for Antiterrorism & Force Protection. His research interests include Structural Dynamics, Earthquake and Wind Engineering, and Blast & Impact Effects. Dr. Kewaisy is a licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in VA and has more than 20 years of professional experience in Structural Engineering Consulting including: Structural and Finite Elements Analysis, Design of Reinforced & Post-Tensioned Concrete Structures, Design of Steel Structures, Seismic Design of buildings, and Design of Foundations. Dr. Kewaisy is an active member of the ASCE, AISC, ACI and is currently serving on the ACI-370 Committee on “Blast and Impact Load Effects”. He is a “Building Security Certified Professional (BSCP)” certified to perform Security & Vulnerability Assessments and is a “Registered Continuing Education Provider, (RCEP)”, authorized to administer educational sessions and award education credits for practicing engineers.