About

Sankar Arumugam
Professor and University Faculty Scholar
Water Resources/Environmental Engineering

  • Office: 314 Mann Hall
  • Phone: (919) 515-7700
  • Fax: (919) 515-7908
  • E-mail: sankar_arumugam[AT]ncsu.edu

Education:

  • TUFTS UNIVERSITY, Medford, MA(Sep 97- Nov 01)
    Doctor of Philosophy in Water Resources Engineering
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
    Dissertation: Annual Hydroclimatology of the continental United States
  • INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (IIT Madras), Madras, India(June 1996)
    Master of Science by Research
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
    Thesis: Application of L-Moments to Regional Flood Frequency Analysis
  • TAMILNADU AGRICULTURAL UNIVERSITY (TNAU), Coimbatore, India(June 1991)
    Bachelor of Engineering in Agricultural Engineering

Appointments:

  • Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, NCSU (Aug 15 – Present)
  • Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, NCSU (Aug 11 – Aug 15)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, NCSU (Aug 05 – Jul 11)
  • Adjunct Associate Research Scientist, IRI, Columbia University, NY (Sep 05 – Present)
  • Associate Research Scientist, IRI, Columbia University, NY (Feb 04 – Jul 05)
  • Post Doctoral Research Scientist, IRI, Columbia University, NY (Dec 01 – Jan 04)
  • Instructor, Department of Earth Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA (Jan 01 – May 01)
  • Consultant, World Bank, Washington DC (Sep 00 – Dec 00)
  • Research Assistant, Tufts University, Boston, MA (Aug 97- Dec 01)
  • Senior Project Officer, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT-M, Chennai, India (Nov 95 – Jul 97)
  • Research Scholar, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT-M, Chennai, India (Jan 93 – Oct 95)