Ali Nejat

College of Engineering, Department of Construction Engineering and Engineering Technology

Ali Nejat

Dr. Ali Nejat is an assistant professor in the Department of Construction Engineering and Engineering Technology. His research interests include:

  • modeling dynamics of post-disaster recovery
  • multiagent systems
  • agent-based modeling
  • system dynamics
  • transportation construction management

Prior to his appointment at Texas Tech University, he was involved in a variety of research projects in infrastructure management. These research studies have led to several publications in nationally accredited journals and reports, such as Transportation Research Record, National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP), Strategic Highway Research Program 2 (SHRP 2), Texas Transportation Institute, Texas Department of Transportation and Construction Industry Institute.

Professor Nejat received his Ph.D. in civil engineering from Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas.