Jim Lawrence

Ce Program Chair

Phone Number   208-496-7646
Email Address   lawrenceja@byui.edu
Address   124 ASB


  • Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University, TX, 2012
  • M.S. in Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, 2010
  • B.S. in Civil Engineering, Utah State University, Logan, UT, 1999


  • Transportation Engineering
    • Geometric Design
    • Traffic Engineering
    • Asphalt Paving Materials
  • Geotechnical Engineering

Professional Licenses

  • Professional Engineer, Utah, Idaho

Work Experience

  • 2005–2007 Director of Engineering, Tooele County, Utah
  • 1999–2005 Civil Engineer, Utah Department of Transportation

Professional Organizations

  • Member, American Society of Civil Engineers
  • BYU-Idaho ASCE Student Chapter Advisor

Primary Courses Taught

  • ME 204–Dynamics
  • CE 250L–Civil Engineering Materials Laboratory
  • CE 341–Soil Mechanics
  • CE 361–Introduction to Transportation Engineering
  • CE 441–Geotechnical Engineering Design
  • CE 461–Geometric Design of Highways
  • CE 470–Civil Engineering Practice and Design

Other Courses Taught

  • ME 101–Introduction to Engineering
  • ME 201–Statics
  • ME 202–Strength of Materials
  • CE 321–Structural Analysis
  • CE 351–Introduction to Environmental Engineering
  • CE 424–Reinforced Concrete Design