Andrea Welker, Coach
Andrea (PhD., PE, ENV SP, F.ASCE) is Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in the College of Engineering and a Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Villanova University. As Associate Dean she started the Honors program, launched the Grand Challenge Scholars Program, and helped found the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee. She is currently part of a multi-state, multi-year effort supported by the William Penn Foundation to ensure plentiful, clean water in the Delaware River Watershed. In addition, she is studying the effect of modern-day stormwater management on streams. Dr. Welker is a past Chair of the Civil Engineering Division of the American Society for Engineering Education. She is currently serving as the liaison for the Civil Engineering Division to ASCE.