Keith Whitaker, J.D., P.E.
Associate Professor and Program Director, Construction Management
Keith Whitaker has over 20 years of construction and professional engineering experience and eight years of academic experience with a focus in Construction Engineering and Management. Mr. Whitaker holds both civil and structural engineering licenses in several states and comes to WVU Tech from positions at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology and at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, College of Engineering and Mines.
Prior to beginning his academic career, Mr. Whitaker served for nearly 20 years as president of a full-service A/E firm located in the state of Maine specializing in construction engineering and partnering in design build construction projects. He was raised in a family-owned New England commercial construction firm, obtained his BSCE from the University of Rhode Island and earned his JD from the University of Maine School Of Law.