Emmeline Watson

Contact Information:

City Campus (Lincoln)
NH 121
(402) 472-3742

Personal Links:

AMT Next Gen
UNL Women in Science

Professional Memberships:

American Concrete Institute

Assistant Professor of Practice

Academic Degrees

  • B.S. in Civil Engineering, Universidade Federal do Ceará.
  • M.S. in Engineering Mechanics, University of Nebraska, Lincoln

Areas of Research and Professional Interest

  • Materials for Construction and Structural Engineering
  • Concrete and Mortar
  • Diversity and Inclusion

Courses Taught

About Emmeline Lemos Watson

Professor Watson started her career path in the Construction Industry in her hometown, Fortaleza, Brazil, where she was in a variety of roles in vertical construction, before coming to the US for graduate school. After finishing her masters, Professor Watson worked as a Structural Engineer in the Rail and Aviation Industry, and Certification Coordinator before coming back to academia as a Professor of Practice.

Professor Watson is very passionate about teaching, and diversity and inclusion in the STEM field. 

Professor Watson completed a Master of Science degree in Engineering Mechanics and a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. 

Honors and Awards

AMT Next Gen 40 and Under 40 

Selected Publications

"A Comparison Between Mechanistic and Mechanistic-Empirical Softwares to Predict Asphalt Pavement Service Life"