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David Grau

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SUM/WTR Faculty Research
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 3005
SUM/WTR Faculty Research
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 3005
Asst Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 3005
Biography

Assistant Professor
School  of Sustainable Engineering and The Built Environment

Dr. David Grau (“au” pronounced like “ow” in allow) graduated with both an MS and a PhD in Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin, and with an Industrial Engineering degree from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Previous to his affiliation with ASU, he taught at The University of Alabama as an Assistant Professor for four years. During his academic career, he has been the recipient of numerous teaching and research awards, including the Distinguished Professor Award by the Construction Industry Institute and the Celebration of Engineering & Technology Innovation (CETI) award by FIATECH. Complementing his academic career, he has worked in the private industry for more than ten years inclusive of positions such as program manager for heavy industrial projects and director of a large engineering design department. He has led large interdisciplinary and multicultural teams to deliver numerous capital projects in South America, Africa, and Europe. Dr. Grau is a member of ASCE and ASEE professional societies and holds a professional license as Industrial Engineer in Spain.

Research Interests

Sustainable Design and Construction Operations; Information technologies; Work Health and Safety; Craft Labor Productivity; Lean Theory and Implementation; Uncertainty and Risk Management, e.g. Project Controls

Research Activity
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CON 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CEE 593Applied Project
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CEE 795Continuing Registration
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 252Bldg Constr Meth, Matl, Equip
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CEE 493Honors Thesis
CON 493Honors Thesis
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CEE 499Individualized Instruction
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CON 590Reading and Conference
CON 592Research
CEE 592Research
CEE 593Applied Project
CEE 595Continuing Registration
CON 595Continuing Registration
CON 599Thesis
CEE 599Thesis
CON 680Practicum
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CON 792Research
CEE 792Research
CON 795Continuing Registration
CEE 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation
CEE 799Dissertation
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 252Bldg Constr Meth, Matl, Equip
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CEE 492Honors Directed Study
CON 493Honors Thesis
CON 590Reading and Conference
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CON 592Research
CEE 592Research
CEE 593Applied Project
CON 595Continuing Registration
CEE 595Continuing Registration
CON 598Special Topics
CEE 598Special Topics
CON 599Thesis
CEE 599Thesis
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CON 792Research
CEE 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation
CEE 799Dissertation
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CON 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CEE 593Applied Project
CEE 599Thesis
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CEE 795Continuing Registration
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CON 493Honors Thesis
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CON 592Research
CON 595Continuing Registration
CON 599Thesis
CON 680Practicum
CON 700Research Methods
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CON 792Research
CON 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation
CEE 799Dissertation
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
CEE 492Honors Directed Study
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CON 493Honors Thesis
CON 540Construction Productivity
CON 590Reading and Conference
CON 592Research
CON 598Special Topics
CEE 598Special Topics
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CON 799Dissertation
CEE 799Dissertation
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CON 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CEE 599Thesis
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CEE 795Continuing Registration
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CON 493Honors Thesis
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 501Construction Research Methods
CON 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CON 592Research
CON 595Continuing Registration
CON 599Thesis
CON 680Practicum
CON 790Reading and Conference
CON 792Research
CON 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 540Construction Productivity
CON 592Research
CON 598Special Topics
CEE 598Special Topics
CEE 792Research
CON 799Dissertation
CEE 799Dissertation
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 450Geotechnical Appls for Constr
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CON 493Honors Thesis
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 540Construction Productivity
CON 590Reading and Conference
CON 592Research
CON 595Continuing Registration
CON 599Thesis
CON 680Practicum
CON 790Reading and Conference
CON 792Research
CON 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 540Construction Productivity
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CON 493Honors Thesis
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 590Reading and Conference
CON 592Research
CON 595Continuing Registration
CON 599Thesis
CON 680Practicum
CON 790Reading and Conference
CON 792Research
CON 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation