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Cable, John H.

Cable, John H.

Research Engineer
Civil and Environmental Engineering
1168 Glenn L. Martin Hall, College Park


M.Arch., Catholic University of America, 1970
B.Arch., Clemson University, 1967


  • Establishing a global network for disaster-related project management research and education
  • Establishing taxonomy for project management graduate education
  • Applying the latest in positive psychology research to managing project teams

Project Management Center for Excellence Lauded by Accreditor

Faculty receive a Distinguished designation from the Project Management Institute’s Global Accreditation Center.

Flipping the Classroom in Engineering and Project Management

UMD’s Project Management Center for Excellence has been developing blended learning strategies that increase student engagement and retention

Cable, Symposium Speakers Featured in Project Management Podcast

The episode includes highlights of speakers' presentations at the 2018 Project Management Symposium.

University of Maryland to Host Fourth Annual Project Management Day of Service

UMD's Project Management Center for Excellence has been a major sponsor since 2016.

Fourth Annual Project Management Symposium Draws Record Crowd

The two-day event was attended by more than 300 professionals.

D.C.-Area Nonprofits Tap Into Local Expertise at Project Management Day of Service

Consultation sessions provided an estimated $550,000 value.

Project Management Symposium Features Lockheed Martin, NNSA, PMO Strategies Keynotes

CEE's Project Management Center for Excellence draws largest-ever symposium crowd.

University of Maryland to Host Project Management Day of Service

Nearly 500 Project Management Volunteers to Provide Guidance for Nonprofits, Social Change Organizations

Industry, Government, and Academic Experts to Ask: “What’s Next for Project Management?”

Third annual UMD Project Management Symposium Will Address Emerging Challenges, Opportunities Impacting the Field at Large

UMD Project Management Center for Excellence Now Accepting Abstracts for 3rd Annual Symposium

Now accepting abstracts for 3rd Project Management Symposium, taking place May 12-13, 2016.

Second Annual Project Management Symposium Features NASA, U.S. GAO Keynotes

Symposium brings together project management professionals, academia from across the globe.

Coming Together in the Name of Project Management

Experts from Industry, Government, and Academe to Gather for Second Annual UMD Project Management Symposium

Project Management Symposium Early-Bird Registration Deadline Fast Approaching

UMD Symposium to Feature Speakers from NASA, Clark Construction Group, and More

UMD Project Management Symposium to Feature Speakers from NASA, U.S. GAO, and Others

Second annual symposium to explore topics in people in projects, construction, sustainability, and more.

Cable Selected for NAE’s Sixth Frontiers of Engineering Education Symposium

CEE Research Professor and Project Management Director John Cable selected among nation’s most innovative engineering educators.

Inaugural Project Management Symposium Draws Capacity Crowd

More than 250 project management professionals gathered at the University of Maryland June 9-10 for the inaugural Project Management Symposium.

UMD Project Management Program Highlighted on ENGINEERING.com

ENGINEERING.com highlights UMD's Project Management Center for Excellence

UMD Hosts Inaugural Project Management Symposium

University of Maryland Project Management Center for Excellence announces its first annual Project Management Symposium to be held June 9-10, 2014.

Cable Named Editorial Advisor for PM World Journal

Professor John Cable will join the Editorial Advisory Board for the global PM World Journal.

Project Management Institute Honors Cable

Head of UMD Project Management Center for Excellence receives 2012 PMI Distinguished Contribution Award.

A. James Clark School of Engineering Dedicates New Learning Center

New Arnold E. Seigel Learning Center delivers a state-of-the-art 21st century learning environment.

Dr. Gerry Galloway's Citations/Quotations In Media

List of media and related activities in which Dr. Galloway has been cited/quoted

Professor John Cable's students receive prestigious scholarships

Sabrina Golden and Larry Mitros received scholarship awards for academic excellence.