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Goodings, Deborah J.

Dr. Goodings
Professor, Emerita
Civil, Mechanical and Manufacturing Division, NSF

Research Interests 

  • Extreme geotechnics (freezing; heat; sinkholes; blasting); engineering and public policy
  • international development engineering
  • reinforced soil; river scour
  • transport of contaminants in soil
  • soil grouting
  • embankment dam stability
  • soil strength characterization


Ph.D.,Geotechnical Engineering, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK, 1979

B.A.Sc., Civil Engineering, University of Toronto, Canada,1975