Full Name
Jeffrey Falzarano
Job Title
Professor
Bio
Jeffrey M. Falzarano is a Professor of Ocean Engineering, at Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas. He has over 30 years of experience as a tenure/tenure track university naval architecture and ocean engineering faculty member. His career has involved both teaching ship/offshore platform dynamics and naval architecture and researching in ship/platform dynamic stability. He has published numerous publications mostly in journals or refereed professional society conference proceedings on the subject. He has served on various advisory committees including a National Academy Committee to review and revise US Coast Guard Stability Criteria following to loss of the El Faro. He has also acted as a hydrodynamics expert on several USCG-NTSB marine accident investigations.
Prior to his academic career, Dr. Falzarano worked for the U.S. Coast Guard design branch where he participated in the hydrodynamic design of a proposed SWATH patrol cutter and an icebreaker. Since then, he has also worked/visited/interned at various U.S. government agencies and labs and international research and academic institutions.

Dr. Falzarano received a Ph.D. in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering; MSE in Aerospace Engineering; MSE in Applied Mechanics, and an MSE in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering from the University of Michigan. He earned his B.S. in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering from the Webb Institute.
Department/Company
Texas A&M University
Jeffrey Falzarano