Neal Hawkins, PE


Center for Transportation Research and Education (CTRE)
at Iowa State University

Voice: 515-294-7733 ~ Email:


M.S. Civil Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, 1990
B.S. Civil Engineering, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, 1988

Academic (2003 to Present)
2010 to Present CTRE Director (Center for Transportation Research and Education)
2009 to Present CWIMS Director (Center for Weather Impacts on Mobility and Safety)
2010 to Present Manager for FHWA Aurora Pooled Fund for Roadway Weather Information
2013 to Present Traffic Operations Engineer (25% appointment with the Iowa DOT)
2009 to 2013 Traffic Safety Engineer (25% appointment with the Iowa DOT)
2009 to 2012 MTC Research Coordinator (Midwest Transportation Consortium)
2003 to 2010 Associate Director of Traffic Operations at CTRE
2003 to Present Adjunct Lecturer - College of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
Private Consulting (1999 to 2003)
1999 to 2003 Howard R. Green Company, Des Moines, Iowa, Senior Project Manager/Team Leader
Public Sector (1989 to 2999)
1993 to 1999 City of Des Moines Traffic and Transportation, Senior Traffic Engineer
1989 to 1993 City of Des Moines Traffic and Transportation, Assistant Traffic Engineer
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CTRE is an Iowa State University center, administered by the Institute for Transportation.

Address: 2711 S. Loop Drive, Suite 4700, Ames, IA 50010-8664

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