Emeritus Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Phone: (304) 293-9931
Fax: (304) 293-7109
Dr. Eck graduated from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering in 1971 and a Ph.D in 1975. He began teaching in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at West Virginia University in 1975. Dr. Eck is a member of the Transportation Research Board and is a participant in the WVU Community Design Team program. Dr. Eck’s research interests include: highway design, traffic engineering, highway safety, pedestrian and bicycle transportation, and railroad-highway grade crossings. He also conducts continuing education workshops and training courses for practitioners in these areas.
Dr. Eck is a railroad buff and in his spare time enjoys hiking.