Dr. Dianne K. Slattery

Role: Faculty Emeritus
Campus: Springfield



  • PhD, Public Policy Analysis and Administration, 2008, Saint Louis University
  • MS in Engineering, 1987, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
  • BS in Engineering (Honors), 1980, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville


  • TCM 323 Construction Surveying
  • TCM 326 Soils and Foundations in Construction
  • TCM 551/651 Cost Analysis for Project Management

Research and professional interests

  • Highway engineering—noise barriers, drainage, traffic studies
  • Land development issues—unmarked cemeteries, coal mine subsidence, urban redevelopment
  • Construction surveying—laser scanning technology applications
  • Contract issues in construction—minority and women contractor requirements, federal aid funding, construction ethics

Awards and honors

  • Outstanding Teacher Award, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Department of Construction, student-nominated teaching award, 2000-01

  • Faculty Merit Award, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Engineering, department chair-nominated teaching award, 2000-01