TC306 Geo-education

Geo-engineering Education

1.1) Create web portal to share resources;

1.2) Establish a regular series of “Case Studies Webinars”

2.1) Debate challenges of teaching fundamental concepts;

2.2) Explore the use of case studies for instruction;

2.3) Recommend geotechnical curricula;

2.4) Recommend bibliography of useful geotechnical engineering education references;

2.5) Recommend resources for geotechnical laboratory classes

 

3.1) Organise International Geotechnical Education Conferences and specialty sessions in ISSMGE conferences;

3.2) Establish, organise, and promote a TC306 Honour Lecture 

 

4.1) Foster involvement of industry in curriculum development

 

# Type Full Name Country
1 Chair Marina Pantazidou Greece
2 Vice Chair David Airey Australia
3 Secretary Michele Calvello Italy
4 Nominated by TC Chair Susan Burns United States
5 Nominated by TC Chair Anna Shidlovskaya Russia
6 Nominated Member Emil Mejlhede Kinslev Denmark
7 Nominated Member Thomas Shire United Kingdom
8 Nominated Member John Atkinson United Kingdom
9 Nominated Member Riccardo Berardi Italy
10 Nominated Member Caterina Di Maio Italy
11 Nominated Member Iacint Manoliu Romania
12 Nominated Member Farimah MASROURI France
13 Corresponding Member Giovanna Biscontin United Kingdom
14 Nominated Member Bryan McCabe Ireland
15 Nominated Member Waldemar Coelho Hachich Brazil
16 Nominated Member Katia Bicalho Brazil
17 Nominated Member Vasiliki Xenaki Greece
18 Nominated Member C. H. Solanki India
19 Nominated Member Muhsin Rahhal Lebanon
20 Nominated Member Hideki Ohta Japan
21 Corresponding Member Brian Byrne Ireland
22 Nominated Member Andy Leung Hong Kong
23 Nominated Member Jun Yang Hong Kong
24 Nominated Member Margarida Pinho Lopes Portugal
25 Nominated Member Manuel Matos Fernandes Portugal
26 Nominated Member Alberto Ledesma Spain
27 Nominated Member Jitendrapal Sharma Canada
28 Nominated Member Mark Jaksa Australia
29 Nominated Member Ali Pak Iran
30 Nominated Member M. Rama Rao India

Bare Essentials of Soil Mechanics by John Burland – a brief review

Professor John Burland has developed a suite of five short videos (2 to 6 minutes) on the engineering behavior of soil. The emphasis is on the particulate nature of soils and its implications for soil strength. All videos are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonComme



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TC306 workshop 19th ICSMGE Seoul

Workshop Theme

GeoEngineering Education: What should graduates be able to do & What and How to teach to enable them to do it

Workshop Presentations

Introduction: Marina Pantazidou PDF, Panelists: Gye-Chun Cho PDF, Carlos Santamarina PDF, Cino Viggiani PDF

Workshop



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First John Burland Lecture delivered

First John Burland Lecture: "Basic Geotechnical Engineering Skills - What Can Graduates Do?"
Delivered by Prof. John Atkinson, on October 20, 2016, on occasion of SFGE 2016 (Shaping the Future of Geotechnical Education), the International Conference on Geo-Engineering



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Host Member Society: Greece
 
Short name:  
Geo-education  (TC306) 

GeoWorld Group: Geo-engineering Education (TC306)
 
Administrative Report August 2017: 
TC306_Administrative_Report_2017.pdf

Honour Lecture: The John Burland Lecture

First John Burland Lecture: "Basic Geotechnical Engineering Skills - What Can Graduates Do?"
Delivered by Prof. John Atkinson, on October 20, 2016, on occasion of SFGE 2016 (Shaping the Future of Geotechnical Education), the International Conference on Geo-Engineering Education, organized by TC306 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Recorded at the Studio of Centro de Apoio à Educação a Distância - CAED/UFMG, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Camera: Kellison Vinícius and Belchior Thiago
Production: Ernane Oliveira and Fernanda Rosendo
Editing and finalization: Ernane Oliveira

Contact Technical Committee : Geo-engineering Education