Drianfel Vazquez Torres

 

Courses Taught:             

ARSF 101 Architectural Structures I: Statics and Strength

ARSF 201 Architectural Structures II: Composite Construction on Wood and Steel

ARAR 302 Digital Representation Systems, Parametric Detailing

 

Educational Credentials:

B. Science.  Civil Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez, (1998)

Master of Science: Structural Engineering with minor in Construction Management School of Engineering, University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez, (2000)

Ph.D., Structural Engineering w minor in Geotechnical Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez, (2002)

J.D., Juris Doctor, School of Law, Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico (PUCPR) (2007-2010)

       

Teaching Experience:

Instructor, Pontifical University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez 1998 – 2002

Instructor: School of Engineering, University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez Campus. 1998 – 2001

Assistant Professor, Interamerican University of Puerto Rico at Ponce 2002 – 2005

Assistant Professor, University of Puerto Rico at Ponce 2002 – 2007

Associate Professor, University of Puerto Rico at Ponce 2007 – 2012

Associate Professor, Pontifical University of Puerto Rico (School of Architecture) 2010 – Present

Associate Professor, Caribbean University School of Engineering 2010 – Present

 

Professional Experience:

Dean of Administrative Affairs, University of Puerto Rico at Ponce (2007 – 2009)

Project Director, U.S. Department of Education,(MSEIP (2007 – 2010)

Project Director, FEMA, Development of the Multi Hazard Mitigation Plan for UPRP (2007 – 2010)

Witness Expert, Linear and Nonlinear Structural Evaluation of Structures, Pedestrian-Vehicle Accident Reconstruction

 

Licenses/Registration:

Puerto Rico, Professional Engineer, PE Lic. 20355

Puerto Rico, Attorney at Law and Public Notary, RUA Lic. 18599

 

Selected Publications and Recent Research:

Non-Linear Static Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Residential Structure with Non-Fixed Connections (BOOK) Forensic Engineering: Proceedings of the Fourth Congress, Edited by, Paul A. Bosela, Norbert J. Delatte (2007)                                                                              

 

Professional Memberships:

College of Engineers and Surveyors of Puerto Rico,

College of Lawyers of Puerto Rico,

American Bar Association