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Constant, David
Title Emeritus
Department Biological and Agricultural Engineering Department
E-mail DConstant@agcenter.lsu.edu
Address 1 149 E.B. Doran Building - LSU
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Phone 225-578-3153
Fax 225-578-3492

LSU (Academic)

1978 - 1984 - Graduate Assistant, Exxon Fellowship, Chemical Engineering Department, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge. Model Coal Liquid Hydrocracking Study toward M.S. and Ph.D. degrees. Petroleum Engineering Minor.

1984 - 1988 - Assistant Professor, Department of Petroleum Engineering, LSU.

1988 - 1994 - Affiliate Faculty Member, Chemical Engineering Department, LSU.

1994 - 1997 - Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, LSU.

1997 -2003 - Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, LSU.

2003 - Present - Humphreys T. Turner Professor of Engineering, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, LSU.


LSU (Administrative)

1988 - 1991 - Assistant Director, US EPA Hazardous Waste Research Center, LSU.

1991 - 1999 - Director, Hazardous Waste Research Center, LSU.

1989 - 1999 - Director, USGS Louisiana Water Resources Research Institute, LSU.

1998 - 1999 - Acting Director, Remote Sensing & Image Processing Lab & Institute for Recyclable Materials.

1991 - 2003 - Assistant Director, US EPA Hazardous Substance Research Center/South & Southwest, LSU base with Rice University, Ga Tech and Texas A&M.

2002 - 2004- Coordinator, Environmental Engineering Program, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, LSU.

2003 - 2004 - Field Program Manager and QA/QC Officer, Hazardous Substance Research Center/S&SW, LSU.

2004 – 2007- Associate Dean, College of Engineering, LSU

2004- 2009 - Program Administrator (“chair”) of Engineering Science Graduate Program within duties as Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies.

2007 – 2009 - Associate Dean and D.W. Clayton University Professor of Engineering Science and Technology, College of Engineering, LSU

2008 – 2009 - Interim Dean, College of Engineering, LSU

2009-2010 - Interim Dean, The Graduate School, LSU

June 2010-Jan. 2012 - Dean, The Graduate School, LSU

July 2012 – Present - Head, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, College of Engineering, LSU and LSU AgCenter.

B.Sc., Ch.E., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1977

M.Sc., Ch.E., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1980

Ph.D., Ch.E., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1984

P.E., Environmental (1994) & Chemical (1989) Engineering, No. 23399, State of LA

BCEE, American Academy of Environmental Engineers, 2005, 05-E0002

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