Joseph Martin, Ph.D.

Joseph Martin

Phone: 215.895.2363

Fax: 215.895.5811


  • Ph.D. Civil Engineering - Colorado State University
  • M.S. Civil Engineering - Northeastern University
  • B.S. Civil Engineering - Tufts University  


Dr. Joseph Martin currently serves as the Associate Director of Engineering Management. His career at Drexel spans 27 years, with 8 of the years spent as the Head of the Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering Department. His experience includes two years with the New York D.O.T., four years in consulting on municipal engineering, and two years in the U.S. Army.

Dr. Martin’s research specialties are geosynthetics, wastewater and runoff treatment, transportation project management and infrastructure facility condition evaluation. As a licensed professional engineer, a member of the Drexel Faculty Senate, and advisor to the Drexel Chapter of American Society of Civil Engineers, Dr. Martin's expertise has been instrumental in developing the certificate programs for Drexel University Center for Graduate Studies, Sacramento, California.  In 2012, Dr. Martin was named Engineer of the Year by the Delaware County Chapter of the Pennsylvania Society for Professional Engineers.