Research Conducted by Associate Professor, Jim Goedert

Virtual Interactive Construction Education (VICE)

Virtual Interactive Construction Education (VICE) is a project-based pedagogical model that uses cyberinfrastructure tools to improve the quality and efficiency of undergraduate STEM education by transforming traditional subject-based lectures in construction engineering and management programs to project-based virtual interactive simulations.

Zero Net Energy Test House (ZNETH) Hummel Park

ZNETH Hummel Park is a Zero Net Energy Test house is a 1000 square foot, two bedroom, one bath house built as a caretaker’s cottage in Hummel Park. The project is a collaborative venture between the City of Omaha, the Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction, the College of Architecture, the Peter Kiewit Institute and several industry partners.