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Goodings, Deborah J.

Goodings, Deborah J.

Professor Emeritus
Civil and Environmental Engineering


  • Ph.D., Cambridge University, 1979
  • B.A.Sc., University of Toronto, 1975



  • Extreme geotechnics engineering and public policy
  • International development engineering
  • Eeinforced soil and river scour
  • Transport of contaminants in soil
  • Soil grouting
  • Embankment dam stability
  • Soil strength characterization

Measuring Snow From Space

 UMD's Bart Forman and NASA colleagues are developing a new simulation tool that can determine the best method.

Snow Is More Complicated Than You Think

CEE researchers use satellite data to improve global snow-water equivalent estimates.

Forman Awarded NASA New Investigator Award for Global Snow Research

CEE Assistant Professor Barton Forman was named a recipient of a NASA New Investigator award for his research developing methods to quantify global snow.

Outstanding Commitment Honors Awarded

Ceremony recognizes extraordinary contributions to the Clark School by faculty, staff members.

Former EWB Advisor Honored

Deborah Goodings recognized for work at Clark School, Engineers Without Borders.

Lovell Named Engineers Without Borders Advisor

Civil engineering, ISR professor to lead highly-regarded chapter of student service group.

Alum's Gift Honors Inspirational Professor

Charles E. Waggner '54 establishes Goodings Professorship, advances Great Expectations Campaign.

Students Build Anacostia Bio-Retention Facility

Natural system to reduce pollution, flooding result of university-community partnership.

EWB's Mid-Atlantic Conference Trains, Celebrates

UM Engineers Without Borders chapter hosts hundreds, features Peace Corps deputy director.

Six New Keystone Professors Selected

Appointments to group of distinguished educators effective as of July 1.

Scholl Family Supports Engineers Without Borders

$25K gift enables project in Africa, aids Great Expectations campaign.

Hannam One of 65 Truman Scholars

ME junior captures national leadership award for Engineers Without Borders work.

EWB Brings Solar to Burkina Faso

Sustainable power sources help illuminate community in developing African country.

Krizek Comments Now Available

Read Innovation Hall of Fame member's remarks on unique character of engineers.

Engineering Change in Burkina Faso

Engineers Without Borders team improves quality of life for African village.