Adjunct faculty, Water Resources Engineering
Dr. Tariq Makhdoom is a Water Resources Engineer currently working with Atkins. Dr. Makhdoom’s expertise includes the areas of hydrologic and hydraulic modeling, flood control and floodplain management, irrigation and drainage and remote sensing. He received his Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from University of Waterloo (Waterloo, Ontario, Canada). Dr. Makhdoom has extensive experience with Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Risk Management Program in Letters of Map Changes (LOMC) and levee accreditation reviews. He also has over 30 years of international experience in the public and private sector. Dr. Makhdoom is currently serving as President of the Virginia Floodplain Management Association.