Ask for help and provide help to others. Thankfully, engineering tends to be more collaborative than competitive, so learning to help others and collaborate will build your network and prepare you for a successful career.
Jazalyn Dukes, Ph.D., P.E.
Research Structural Engineer at National Institute of Standards and Technology
Degree(s) at UMD:
- B.S. in Civil Engineering, 2008
Degree(s) at Other Institutions:
- Ph.D. in Civil Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013
- M.S. in Civil Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009
Before working as a Research Engineer at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), she worked as an Engineer for the Naval Surface Warfare Center, and interned at Parsons Brinckerhoff as a Structures Group Intern. During her time at Georgia Institute of Technology her research consisted in the areas of earthquake engineering, bridge engineering and reliability engineering. She has been endorsed for her skills and knowledge in Structural Engineering, MatLab, Earthquake Engineering.
LSAMP Undergraduate Research Program