Assistant Professor
Engineering Technology

Dalya Ismael

NORFOLK, 23529

Dr. Dalya Ismael holds a Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Virginia Tech. Dr. Ismael is currently an Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering Technology (CET) in the Department of Engineering Technology at Old Dominion University, where her research focuses on encouraging sustainable design and construction practices through behavioral interventions and visualization techniques. Dr. Ismael has 10 years of teaching and industry experience and is a LEED Green Associate and an Envision Specialist.

Research Interests

Sustainable design, behavioral interventions, visualization techniques, engineering education, innovation, entrepreneurship, climate change, and resilience.