Assistant Professor Melanie Villatoro, PE


Title: P.E.
Year joined the college: 2009

Degrees Earned:
The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, Bachelors of Engineering, 2002
Columbia University, Masters of Science, 2005

Professional Experience
Ms. Villatoro has seven years of experience providing engineering services primarily for residential, commercial and waterfront developments. Additionally, Ms.Villatoro has experience with railroads, highways, bridges and airports. Ms.Villatoro has managed jobs of various scopes and complexity throughout the tristate area and has experience in planning subsurface investigations and testing, design of excavation support, foundation design (shallow and deep; soil and rock), slope stability, pile load testing, pile driving inspection, sub-grade and footing inspection, bulkhead rehabilitation, evaluation of laboratory analytical data, settlement analysis and preparation of geotechnical reports.

Soil Mechanics, Statics and Strength of Materials II, Elements of Structural Design - Steel Design.

Professional Affiliations, Members, Committees
American Society of Civil Engineers; Associate Member 2006-present;
Metropolitan Section Treasurer, 2007-present;
Scholarship Committee Member, 2007-present;
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, Member, 2010-present;
Society of Women Engineers; Member, 2010-present;
New York State Engineering Technology Association; Member, 2010-present.