Clarence Waters, Professor of Architectural Engineering

Clarence Waters

Contact:

Clarence Waters
Professor
email:cwaters2@unl.edu

University of Nebraska–Lincoln
The Charles W. Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction

Peter Kiewit Institute 101A
Omaha, NE 68182

Phone: 402.554.4958


Background


Dr. Waters has a Ph.D. in architectural engineering from Pennsylvania State University (1993). His B. S. (1978) and M.S. degrees (1988) are in architectural engineering from Kansas State University. Dr. Waters served on the faculty of Kansas State University in architectural engineering from 1986 to 2000. He was the head of the Department of Architectural Engineering and Construction Science at KSU for four years. Prior to his academic career, Dr. Waters served for over seven years as an electrical project engineer for Professional Engineering Consultants in Wichita, Kansas. He is currently or has been licensed in 21 states and received two International Lighting Design Awards of Merit. Dr. Waters is involved with the Architectural Engineering Institute (AEI) where he served on the Board of Governors and the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IESNA) where he has chaired and serves on many technical committees. Dr. Waters' scholarly activities are in lighting and power distribution systems for buildings.

Education


  • Ph.D., Architectural Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, 1993.
  • M.S., Architectural Engineering, Kansas State University, 1988.
  • B.S., Architectural Engineering, Kansas State University, 1978.

Experience


  • Professor, College of Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, (2010 - Present)
  • Research Associate - Faculty Development Leave, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Golden, Colorado, (2011 - 2012)
  • Director of Architectural Engineering, The Charles W. Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction, UNL College of Engineering, (2005 - 2010)
  • Interim Director of Architectural Engineering, The Charles W. Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction, UNL College of Engineering, (2004 - 2005)
  • Project Director,, Center for Building Integration, College of Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, (2002 - 2007)
  • Associate Professor, College of Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, (2000 - 2010)
  • Associate Professor, College of Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, (2000 - 2010)
  • Senior Lecturer, College of Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, (Spring 2000)
  • Department Head, Dept. of Architectural Eng. & Construction Sci. (ARE/CNS), Kansas State University, (1995 - 1998)
  • Associate Professor, Dept. of Architectural Eng. & Construction Sci. (ARE/CNS), Kansas State University, (1994 - 2000)
  • Besal Director of Illumination Studies, Dept. of Architectural Eng. & Construction Sci. (ARE/CNS), Kansas State University, (1994 - 1999)
  • Assistant Professor, Dept. of Architectural Eng. & Construction Sci. (ARE/CNS), Kansas State University, (1989 - 1994)
  • Project Director, Dept. of Architectural Eng. & Construction Sci. (ARE/CNS), Kansas State University, (1989 - 1992)
  • Instructor, Dept. of Architectural Eng. & Construction Sci. (ARE/CNS), Kansas State University, (1986 - 1989)
  • Electrical Project Engineer, Professional Engineering Consultants, Wichita, Kansas, (1979 - 1986)

Professional


Professional Engineering Registrations:

Arizona, Arkansas, California #E 12162 (Active), Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas #9650 (Active), Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Wyoming.