MARC JOSEPH BALLOUZ
LEBANON Int’l Institute for Geotechnics & Materials i IGM -Achrafieh, Baroudi St.
Sara bldg, Beirut, Lebanon
(961) 1 217 825
(961) 1 217 826
USA EPE Engineering
Austin , Texas
+ 512 212 4642
# +254 716 4233
NIGERIA IGM/Nigeria - Lagos
part of YF Construction
Lead & Excel.
Owner & Director, International I.G.M. s.a.r.l Partner & Director, IGM / Nigeria Professor, Notre Dame University Professor, Lebanese University
Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (Geotech), May 1994, Texas A&M University, M.Sc. in Civil Engineering (Geotech), May 1991, Texas A&M University,
College Station, Texas, U.S.A.
GPA : 4.0/4.0
B.E. in Civil Engineering, July 1987, American University of Beirut, Lebanon. Lebanese Baccalaureate Part I (Sc.) 1982 & Part II (Math Elem.) 1983, College Notre Dame de Jamhour, Lebanon.
English, French, & Arabic. All well spoken and mastered in reading and writing.
Soil Dynamics Soil Mechanics Rock Mechanics Offshore Drilling Marine Foundatio
Applied Foundations Foundation Structures Theoretical Soil Mech. Seepage & Consolidation Earth Retaining Structures
Wave Propagation in Solids Geotech.&Geol.Site Investigat. Foundation Analysis & Design Numerical Methods in Geotech. Foundations on Expansive Soils
Case Histories in Geotech.
Phys.&Eng'g Properties of Soils
ENG’G EXPERIENCE Teaching
Sept 08- present
Jan 96-Jan 06
Jan 92-May 92
Foundations & Slope Stability, senior year in Civil Eng’g - Professor, LU-Lebanese University (BII), Roumieh, Lebanon. Teaching the “Rock Mechanics”, "Advanced Foundations” & the “ Soil/Structure Interaction” courses, senior year in Civil Eng’g. - Ass. Professor, LAU-Lebanese American University, Byblos, Lebanon. Teaching “Soil Mechanics” & "Foundation Engineering". senior year in Civil Eng’g - Lecturer, Texas A&M Univ. Teaching "Soils in Construction" (CVEN 366). Principles of Soils Mechanics and its applications in construction. 4 year students in Construction Science major. th
Sep 91-Dec 91
Sep 89-May 90
Sep 87-Dec 87
Assistant Lecturer, Texas A&M University. Teaching “Introduction to
Geotechnical Engineering" (CVEN 365). Geotechnical theories of soils including foundations, soil retention, slope stability, water seepage... 4th year in Civil Engineering major
Teaching Assistant, Texas A&M University. Teaching the Lab of
"Introduction to Geotechnical Engineering" (CVEN 365). Laboratory and In-situ testing of soils. 4th year in Civil Engineering major
Teaching Assistant, American Univ. of Beirut. Teaching the Lab of "Soil
Mechanics" (CE 088). Basic laboratory testing of soils. 3rd year in Civil Engineering major