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Dr. Massoum Moussavi

Associate Professor
Transportation System Engineering
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
PKI 203G
Omaha, NE 68182-0178
Phone: 402-554-3414
Fax: 402-472-0859
1984 Ph.D. Civil Engineering Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
1982 M.S. Civil Engineering Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
1980 B.S., Civil Engineering West Virginia Institute of Technology


  • Dr. Moussavi is an associate professor of civil engineering at UNL. He has sixteen years of experience in teaching, research, and consulting in transportation engineering. Dr. Moussavi's research interests include transportation planning, economics, systems analysis; mass transit systems planning and design; airport planning and design; systems engineering, and traffic engineering. Dr. Moussavi is a member of several professional organizations such as ASCE, ITE, TRB, etc., and he is registered professional engineer in Nebraska and Tennessee.

NDOR Development and Evaluation of BMP's for Highway Runoff Pollution Control
NDOR Feasibility of Integrating Natural and Constructed Wetlands in Roadway Drainage System Design

2009 College of Engineering UNO Alumni Association’s Holling Family Master Teacher Award
2009 UNO Alumni Outstanding Teaching Award
2008 University of Nebraska-Lincoln Holling Family Distinguished Teaching/Advising/Mentoring Award
2007 Achievement Award” as a member of NASA’s Small Aircraft Transportation System Project (SATS) Team
2006 The University of Nebraska at Omaha Certificate of Recognition