Year joined the college: 1991 (Full Time)
New York City Community College (City Tech) Construction Technology A.A.S.
Manhattan College B.C.E. Civil Engineering
Manhattan College M.C.E. Civil Engineering (Geotechnical)
Professional Experience and Research
Prof. Cioffi has over 25 years of engineering experience mainly as a geotechnical engineer for both small and large scale projects encompassing highways, bridges, rail facilities, commercial buildings, and institutional facilities. He has substantial experience in the areas of project management, residential construction, foundation engineering, prefabricated houses and modular retaining walls design.
Professional Affiliations, Members, Committees
Prof. Cioffi is the Technical Coordinator for the New York State Department of Transportations Joint Urban Manpower Program (JUMP). He is a certified examiner for the American Concrete Institute - Field inspection of Fresh Concrete Level 1. Prof. Cioffi has been a judge for the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Future Cities competition and is an ACE (Architecture, Construction, Engineering) Mentor. For the past 3 years he has served as the Secretary of ASCE Met Section and is currently President of the ASCE Lower Hudson Valley Branch of the Metropolitan Section. He is also very active in the ASCE project ExCEEd (Excellence in Civil Engineering Education) Program where he serves as an Assistant Mentor to new faculty.