CAECM Vision

Be global leaders in collaborative education, research and service focusing on creating a sustainable and resilient built environment to serve the needs of society.

CAECM Mission Statement


The Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering and Construction Management (CAECM) offers a world-class education that teaches students to conceive, design and construct the built environment. Our cooperative education program, founded in 1906 as the first of its kind, places students in paid internships around the globe where employers provide valuable practical experience and important industry relationships. CAECM performs innovative research in the architectural, geotechnical, structural, transportation, water resources and construction management fields. CAECM has strong partnerships with professional societies, municipal governments, state agencies, research sponsors and construction, architecture, engineering firms. CAECM immerses students in all aspects of infrastructure development and the built environment, from visualization to engineering design through project management and construction.



Contact CAECM


Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering and Construction Management
765 Baldwin Hall
Cincinnati, Ohio 45221-0071
Phone: (513) 556-3648
Fax:   (513) 556-2599
E-mail: moonld@ucmail.uc.edu


Steven Buchberger, Ph.D.
Professor (Department Head)

Department of Civil Engineering, and Architectural Engineering, and Construction Management
College of Engineering and Applied Science
University of Cincinnati
P.O. Box 210012
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0012
Office:765 Baldwin Hall
Phone: (513) 556-3681
Fax: (513) 556-2599
Email: steven.buchberger@uc.edu


Amanda Albrecht
Assistant Professor Educator (Program Chair of Construction Management)
B.S. Civil Engineering, M.S. Construction Management, Washington University in St. Louis
J.D., University of Cincinnati
Teaching/Advising Areas: Construction Management
Experience: Project Management, Construction Litigation
Areas of Interest: Legal and business issues impacting construction
Phone: (513) 556-2320
Fax: (513) 556-2599
E-mail: amanda.albrecht@uc.edu


Anton Harfmann,
Professor (Program Director for Architectural Engineering)
Office: 765 Baldwin Hall
Phone: (513) 556-6426
Fax :(513)-556-2599
Email: harfmaac@ucmail.uc.edu


James A. Swanson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor (Program Director for Civil Engineering )
Ph.D. Civil Engineering, 1999, Georgia Institute of Technology
Office: 765 Baldwin Hall
Phone :(513) 556-3774
Fax :(513)-556-2599
E-mail : James.Swanson@uc.edu