Meet Our Students


Amy L. Morris


Advisor/Mentor: Ronaldo Luna
Program Start: Fall 2016



Amy received her B.S. in Geological Engineering in 2006 and M.S. in Civil Engineering in 2008 both from the University of Missouri – Rolla. After which, she began her professional career with Shannon & Wilson, Inc., a very well respected geotechnical and environmental consulting firm. During her tenure, Amy successfully managed a wide variety of subsurface investigations, planning and design, construction, and environmental remediation projects across the country. In 2014, Amy accepted an engineering position with the Department of Defense, which has afforded her the opportunity to return to school to pursue her Ph.D. in Civil Engineering.


Amy is currently researching remote sensing applications for natural disasters, hoping to focus on the St. Louis metropolitan area.