Civil Engineering Technology

Shohana Iffat

Assistant Professor 10 Months Email Lupton Hall, Room 272
2023 - Present Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering Technology, Farmingdale State College
2016 - 2022 Adjunct Instructor/Graduate Research Assistant, Civil Engineering, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC.
2012 - 2016 Assistant Professor/Lecturer, Civil Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
2011 - 2012 Lecturer, Civil Engineering, Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Ph.D. Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering: Nanotechnology in Cementitious Composites), University of South Carolina, 2022
M.Sc. Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering: Internal Curing of Concrete), Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, 2014
B.Sc. Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering: Member Ductility of High Strength Steel), Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, 2011

Professional Development Activities:
1.Completion of the course "Designing Concrete Structures Reinforced with GFRP Bars Using the ACI CODE-440.11-22" by online ACI University Certificate Program. (December 17, 2023).
2. Completion of the course "Fundamentals of Concrete and Materials" by online ACI University Certificate Program. (December 05, 2023).
Professors Workshop on Materials, Pavements and Structures, Virtual and In Person at ACI World Headquarters Farmington Hills, MI, USA (July 17, 2023 - July 26, 2023).

Courses Taught

1. CIV/CON 106: Statics
2. CIV/CON 207: Elements of Strength of Materials
3. CIV/CON 402 (T): Civil Engineering Materials
4. CIV/CON 402 (L): Civil Engineering Materials Laboratory
5. RAM 303: Research Experience


  • Shohana Iffat et al., Partially-Unzipped Carbon Nanotubes as Low-Concentration Amendment for Cement Paste, Nanotechnology in Construction for Circular Economy-Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, Springer Nature, 356(20) 2023, 187–195.
  • Shohana Iffat et al., Optimum proportion of masonry chip aggregate for internally cured concrete, International Journal of Concrete Structures and Materials, 11(3) 2017, 513-524.
  • Shohana Iffat et al., Durability Performance of Internally Cured Concrete Using Locally Available Low Cost LWA., KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering, 21(4) 2016, 1256–1263.
  • Shohana Iffat, The Characteristics of Brick Aggregate Concrete on A Basis of Dry Density and Durability, Malaysian Journal of Civil Engineering, 28(1) 2016, 50-58.
  • Shohana Iffat et al., Efficiency of Sodium Polyacrylate to Improve Durability of Concrete under Adverse Curing Condition, Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, 2015, Article ID 685785.
Shohana Iffat
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