Dr James Morgan moved to Bathurst to join the CSU Engineering team in April 2015. He joins us from Texas, USA and boasts a long list of awards, honours and research publications. In addition to his teaching in engineering, Jim served several years as Co-Director of the Eisenhower Leadership Development Program in the Centre for Public Leadership at the George Bush School of Government and Public Service. His research includes structural dynamics, earthquake engineering and engineering education. Jim is looking forward to putting 20 years of research in engineering education into practice as he helps to establish a truly unique civil engineering program.