The University of Iowa

Richard Fosse

Richard Fosse
Professor of Practice, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Rick Fosse is a Professor of Practice for the Civil and Environmental Engineering Program.  He teaches a variety of classes focusing on design, project management, leadership, resilient infrastructure and emergency response.  Prior to joining the University, Rick practiced engineering for 33 years, including 11 years as Iowa City’s Public Works Director and 14 years as City Engineer.   

At a regional level, Rick has served on a variety of advisory boards, including the Iowa Department of Homeland Security.

Related Projects


Plymouth Bus Shelter

Engineering and Art graduate students will work together to design bus shelter for students attending Central Spring School District (comprised of Plymouth, Manly, Nora Spring, and Rock falls communities). The Cerro Gordo Department of Public Health received an Arts Build Communities grant from the...