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Paul Bowers

Assistant Professor


  • Architectural Engineering

219 Engineering Unit A


Research Areas:

Building Construction

Interest Areas:

Manager AE Materials Lab




  • BS, Mathematics, The Pennsylvania State University, 1975
  • BS, Computer Science, The Pennsylvania State University, 1975
  • M.Eng, Architectural Engineering - Structural, The Pennsylvania State University, 1997


Research Projects

Honors and Awards


Service to Penn State:

  • Advisor, AE Representative, August 2009 - August 2017
  • Chairperson, Department Information Technology and Website Committee, August 2009 - August 2017
  • Member, Instructional Equipment and Resources Committee, August 2005 - August 2017
  • Member, Safety and Facilities Planning Committee, August 2009 - August 2017
  • Advisor, reviewer/adviser, Academic Integrity, January 2015 - December 2015
  • Advisor, Engineering Advising Center, August 2008 - May 2014
  • Member, Facilities & Safety Committee, August 2012 - August 2013
  • Member, Department ABET Committee, January 2018

Service to External Organizations:




Widely acknowledged as one of the top Architectural Engineering programs in the world, the Penn State AE Department is dedicated to providing outstanding academic excellence to all of our students. The AE program is focused on preparing students and conducting research in the design, engineering, and construction of building projects.

Department of Architectural Engineering

104 Engineering Unit A

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-6394