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Cable, John H.

Cable, John H.

Director, Project Management Center for Excellence
Research Engineer
Civil and Environmental Engineering
1168 Glenn L. Martin Hall, College Park


M.Arch., Catholic University of America, 1970
B.Arch., Clemson University, 1967


  • Establishing a global network for disaster-related project management research and education
  • Establishing taxonomy for project management graduate education
  • Applying the latest in positive psychology research to managing project teams

Project Management Center for Excellence Lauded by Accreditor

Faculty receive a Distinguished designation from the Project Management Institute’s Global Accreditation Center.

Flipping the Classroom in Engineering and Project Management

UMD’s Project Management Center for Excellence has been developing blended learning strategies that increase student engagement and retention

BIOE Capstone Class Virtually Presents 24 Novel Projects

BIOE seniors present Capstone projects and celebrate winners virtually.

Four BIOE Ph.D. Students Awarded NIH Fellowships

Students recognized for research in vaccine design, surgical sealants, pulmonary diseases, and multiple sclerosis. 

Cable, Symposium Speakers Featured in Project Management Podcast

The episode includes highlights of speakers' presentations at the 2018 Project Management Symposium.

University of Maryland to Host Fourth Annual Project Management Day of Service

UMD's Project Management Center for Excellence has been a major sponsor since 2016.

University of Maryland to Host Project Management Day of Service

Nearly 500 Project Management Volunteers to Provide Guidance for Nonprofits, Social Change Organizations

New research will help cyber-physical systems understand human activities

NSF grant funds Fermüller, Baras and Aloimonos to develop a three-layer architecture.

WUSA-9 Consults Milke on Deadly Metro Smoke Incident

Fire Protection Engineering Chair featured in news report.

Inaugural Project Management Symposium Draws Capacity Crowd

More than 250 project management professionals gathered at the University of Maryland June 9-10 for the inaugural Project Management Symposium.

BioE Capstone 2014: New Projects Focus on Cardiological Health, Surgical Tools and More

Students' inventions range from diagnostic devices to accident prevention products.

UMD Project Management Program Highlighted on ENGINEERING.com

ENGINEERING.com highlights UMD's Project Management Center for Excellence

UMD Hosts Inaugural Project Management Symposium

University of Maryland Project Management Center for Excellence announces its first annual Project Management Symposium to be held June 9-10, 2014.

Clark School Faculty Recognized at UMD Invention of the Year Awards

26th annual awards ceremony honors most promising campus inventions.

Project Management Institute Honors Cable

Head of UMD Project Management Center for Excellence receives 2012 PMI Distinguished Contribution Award.

A. James Clark School of Engineering Dedicates New Learning Center

New Arnold E. Seigel Learning Center delivers a state-of-the-art 21st century learning environment.

Space Systems Lab Awarded NASA Contract

Contract awarded to study Lunar Surface Systems and Minimum Habitation Functions.

Murphy Receives DARPA Young Faculty Award

ECE faculty member is one of 24 rising stars to receive grant.