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Desiree Tullos

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Gilmore Hall

Gilmore Hall 233

124 SW 26th Street

124 SW 26th Street
Corvallis, OR 97331
  • Ecohydraulics
  • River engineering and restoration
  • Systems analysis in water resources management
  • Hydrodynamic modeling
  • Sustainable flood management
  • Sediment management in reservoirs
  • Control of Harmful Algal Blooms

At OSU

Headquarters: 
OSU Main Campus
Courses Taught: 
  • ENGR 102 - Natural Infrastructure for Climate Resilience
  • BEE 312 - Ecohydraulic Engineering
  • BEE 446/546 - River Engineering

Professional Accomplishments

Employment: 

Full Professor, July 2017-present
Oregon State University, Biological and Ecological Engineering Department, Corvallis, OR

Associate Professor, July 2011-2017
Oregon State University, Biological and Ecological Engineering Department, Corvallis, OR

Fulbright Scholar, October 2011-September 2012
National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan

Assistant Professor September 2005– July 2011
Oregon State University, Biological and Ecological Engineering Department, Corvallis, OR

Visiting Scientist, May-September 2005
Chinese Academy of Sciences: Research Center for Eco-Environmental Science, Beijing, China

Teaching/Research Assistant September 2000– June 2005
North Carolina State University, Civil and Agricultural Engineering Departments, Raleigh, NC

Engineering Consultant, January 2002– December 2002
Blue Land Water Infrastructure, Clayton, NC

Education: 
  • 2000 - B.S. Civil Engr. - University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
  • 2002 - M. Civil Engr. - North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
  • 2005 - Ph.D. Biological Engr. - North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

Professional certifications and licenses

  • Licensed Professional Civil Engineer, certificate #85485PE (2011– present)
  • Diplomate of Water Resources Engineering (2014-present)

My Awards

Honors and Awards: 
  • 2005 – North American Benthological Society (NABS) President's Award
  • 2009 – NSF's Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award
  • 2012- Fulbright Fellow
  • 2021 - AGU Voices for Science fellow

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