Adel (Tony) Saada inducted into the Academy of Geo-professionals as Diplomate
Adel (Tony) Saada, professor of civil engineering and a fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers, was inducted into the Academy of Geo-professionals with the status of Diplomate, Geotechnical Engineering.
This certification recognizes advanced expertise in geotechnical engineering, superior experience, strong ethics and a commitment to lifelong learning and continuing professional development.
In the late 1960s, Saada started the first geotechnical engineering and research lab at Case Western Reserve. A few dacades later, he established the Saada Family Fellowships to support graduate students in civil engineering, and recently was instrumental in the renovation of a new suite of labs dedicated to geotechnical engineering and research.