Dr. John Schuring

Dr. John Schuring

Program Director and Professor Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Contact:

Telephone: +1 973-596-5849

Email: john.r.schuring@njit.edu

Education:

Stevens Institute of Technology, Ph.D.

University of Alaska, M.C.E.

Stevens Institute of Technology, B.E.

Bio:

John Schuring, PhD, PE, professor of civil and environmental engineering at NJIT, holds several U.S. patents for developing methods of treating polluted soil. He has consulted with engineering firms as an expert in pile foundations, differential settlement and slope stability of buildings. He has worked as an engineer for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Department of Energy and the New Jersey Department of Transportation.

He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers; a member of engineering honor society Tau Beta Pi; and a member of the New York Academy of Science.

Academic Interests:

In-situ remediation of contaminated soil and groundwater, including development of a new patented soil treatment process known as pneumatic fracturing which has advanced to full-scale commercialization, reconnaissance site evaluation using engineering geomorphology, and deep foundations.