Majid Ghayoomi

University of New Hampshire
Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering

 Majid Ghayoomi is an Associate Professor in UNH Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Dr. Ghayoomi obtained his PhD in Civil Engineering in 2011 from the University of Colorado, Boulder. His research involves geotechnical and earthquake engineering with a focus on seismic response of unsaturated soils and soil-structure interaction. Dr. Ghayoomi teaches courses on soil mechanics, foundation design, earthquake engineering, and geotechnical modeling. As a part of this program, he hopes to integrate OER into his courses and to use alternative educational resources for teaching and research. He also would encourage other colleagues and students to follow OER models in their classroom and professional activitie