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Bruce Bishop

Bruce Bishop

Civil and Environmental Engineering


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A. Bruce Bishop is a Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the Utah Water Research Laboratory. He has been at Utah State University since 1971. He is Dean Emeritus of the College of Engineering, having served in that position from July 1982 to July 2002. His areas of specialization are water resources planning and management, engineering economics, systems analysis models and optimization applied to water, transportation, energy, and environmental planning. Dr. Bishop has worked on a variety of research and planning projects for agencies such as the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, Idaho Water Resources Board, California Division of Highways, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory, Utah Division of Water Resources, US Army Corps of Engineering, US Bureau of Reclamation, US Forest Service, US Agency for International Development, and the Asian Development Bank. He has co-authored one book, contributed chapters to eight books, published 38 articles in scientific journals and proceedings, and led 35 major research projects.