Jason Christian, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Georgia Engineer of Year in Education

Telephone: 706-542-8624


Driftmier Annex, Room 205
597 D. W. Brooks Drive
Athens, Georgia 30602
United States


Ph.D., Civil and Environmental Engineering, Rice University, 2012
M.E., Civil and Environmental Engineering, Texas A&M University, 1994 
B.S., Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University, 1990

Area of Specialty

  • Unsteady and uncertain hydrologic and hydraulic systems
  • Water resource management
  • Floodplain delineation and analysis
  • Analysis of reliability and interdependence of infrastructure systems
  • Smoothed particle hydrodynamic (SPH) numeric solutions of shallow water equations