Dr. Omer Tatari serves as the Associate Professor in UCF’s Department of Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering. His research focuses on integrated sustainability assessment and systematically analyzing the social, environmental, and economic aspects of engineered systems from a life cycle perspective. Dr. Tatari is the subject editor of the International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment; a leading scientific journal in in LCA research. He is also the associate editor Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board. Dr. Tatari teaches courses on sustainability, green building and infrastructure systems, and construction project management.
Dr. Tatari is the author of over hundred scientific publications in the areas of sustainability and infrastructure management. Prior to joining the academic world, he worked as a senior consultant for Oracle, specializing in holistic analysis and system optimization of project-based organizations. Dr. Tatari received his Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park, and his M.S. from Purdue University. He is a LEED accredited professional (AP).