Talat Salama


Manufacturing & Construction Management

Contact Information

Nicolaus Copernicus Hall 21205

Phone: 860-832-2619

Email: talats@ccsu.edu


  • Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Rutgers University (2003)
  • M.S., Construction Engineering, American University in Cairo (2000)
  • B.S., Civil Engineering, Rutgers University (1994)



  • Structural Health Monitoring of bridges using Non-Destructive Testing
  • Instrumentation and testing of bridges
  • Rehabilitation, retrofitting and strengthening of structures
  • Analytical simulations by Finite Element Modeling



  • Taught in the two fields of Construction Management and Structural Engineering, Undergraduate and Graduate level courses, on-campus and online
  • Awarded the Educator of the Year Award by the Associated General Contractors of Connecticut (AGC – CT), 2017
  • Awarded the University of Alabama at Birmingham President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2012



  • Academia;  Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), Bradley University
  • Industry; Assistant Director, Project Manager