Contact Us

The headquarters are located at 325 Davis Hall, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720-1792
Phone: (510) 642-3437 - Fax: (510) 642-1655 - Email: peer_center@berkeley.edu

The Laboratory and NISEE Library Facilities are located at the Richmond Field Station, 1301 S. 46th Street, Richmond, California 94804-4698
Phone: (510) 665-3594 - Fax: (510) 665-3456 - Email: peer_center@berkeley.edu

Prof. Stephen MahinProf. Stephen Mahin
Director
PEER Headquarters
(510) 642-3437
mahin@berkeley.edu
Yousef BozorgniaDr. Yousef Bozorgnia
Executive Director
PEER Headquarters
(510) 642-3489
yousef@berkeley.edu
Darlene WrightDarlene Wright
Administrative Director
PEER Headquarters
(510) 642-3456
ddwright@berkeley.edu
Grace KangGrace Kang
Communications Director
PEER Headquarters
(510) 642-3462
g.kang@berkeley.edu
Yolanda WestYolanda West
Events Coordinator
PEER Headquarters
(510) 642-3437
ywest@berkeley.edu
Zulema LaraZulema Lara
AAIII/Subaward Coordinator
PEER Headquarters
(510) 642-3440
zlara@berkeley.edu
Stephen LaBountyStephen LaBounty
Communications Specialist
PEER Headquarters
(510) 642-3447
labounty3029@berkeley.edu
Claire JohnsonClaire Johnson
Tech Editor
Richmond Field Station
(510) 665-3437
clairejohnson@berkeley.edu
Gabriel VargasGabriel Vargas
Web Developer and Database Administrator
Richmond Field Station
(510) 665-3531
Gabrielvargas7@berkeley.edu
 

Library Staff

Charles D. JamesCharles D. James
NISEE-PEER Librarian
Richmond Field Station
(510) 665-3417
cdjames@berkeley.edu
Christina Bodnar-AndersonChristina Bodnar-Anderson
Library Assistant
Richmond Field Station
(510) 665-3419
cbodnarand@berkeley.edu

Laboratory Staff

Wesley NeighbourWesley Neighbour
R&D Engineering Manager
Richmond Field Station
(510) 665-3409
wdn@berkeley.edu
Shakhzod TakhirovShakhzod Takhirov
R&D Engineer 4
Richmond Field Station
(510) 665-3414
takhirov@berkeley.edu
Clement BarthesClement Barthes
R&D Engineer 3
Richmond Field Station
(510) 665-2136
clementbarthes@berkeley.edu
Nathaniel KnightNathaniel Knight
Lab Mechanician
Richmond Field Station
(510) 665-2135
nathaniel_knight@berkeley.edu
Jose RoblesJose Robles
Lab Mechanician
Richmond Field Station
(510) 665-3639
jrobles@berkeley.edu
Robert CerneyRobert Cerney
Lab Mechanician
Richmond Field Station
(510) 665-3639
robert_cerney@berkeley.edu
Russell MiddletonRussell Middleton
Dev. Tech. 4
Richmond Field Station
(510) 665-3639
russellmiddleton@berkeley.edu
David EngDavid Eng
Dev. Tech. 4
Richmond Field Station
(510) 665-3596
davideng@berkeley.edu
Matthew CataletaMatthew Cataleta
Principal Lab Mechanician
Richmond Field Station

cataleta@berkeley.edu
Lobsang GarciaLobsang Garcia
Dev. Tech. 3
Richmond Field Station
(510) 665-3596
lobsang@berkeley.edu

Research Engineers

Christine GouletChristine Goulet
Assistant Research Engineer
NGA-East Project
goulet@berkeley.edu
Christe HaleChristie Hale
PEER Lifelines Program
Richmond Field Station
christie.d.hale@berkeley.edu
Frank McKennaFrank McKenna
Chief Information Officer/ Manager OpenSees Ecosystem
(510) 642-1392
fmckenna@ce.berkeley.edu
Charles ScawthornCharles Scawthorn
Visiting Research Engineer
(415) 315-9921
cscawthorn@att.net
  
Andreas SchellenbergAndreas Schellenberg
Research Engineer
Richmond Field Station
aschellenberg@berkeley.edu
Matt SchoettlerMatt Schoettler
Research Engineer
(559) 349-0138
schoettler@berkeley.edu

Post-Doctoral Researchers

Justin HollenbackJustin Hollenback
NGA-West2 Project/NGA-East
Richmond Field Station
jhollenback@berkeley.edu
Tadahiro KishidaTadahiro Kishida
NGA-West2 Project/NGA-SUB
Richmond Field Station
tkishida@berkeley.edu
Olga-Joan KtenidouOlga Ktenidou
NGA-West2/NGA-East
Davis Hall
olga.ktenidou@gmail.com
Nico KuehnNico Kuehn
NGA-West2 Project/NGA-SUB
Richmond Field Station
kuehn@berkeley.edu
Jiun-Wei LaiJiun-Wei Lai
  
Richmond Field Station
adrian-jwlai@berkeley.edu
  

Recent Post-Doctoral Researchers

Carola Di AlessandroCarola Di Alessandro
Global GMPEs Project
Richmond Field Station
carola.dialessandro@berkeley.edu
Timothy AnchetaTimothy Ancheta
NGA-West2 Project
Richmond Field Station
tancheta@berkeley.edu
Mohammad JavanbargMohammad Javanbarg
Fire Following Earthquake & Global GMPEs Projects
javanbarg@berkeley.edu
Ronnie KamaiRonnie Kamai
NGA-West2 Project
UC Davis
rkamai@berkeley.edu
Albert KottkeAlbert Kottke
NGA-West2, NGA-East
Richmond Field Station
arkottke@berkeley.edu
Julian LozosJulian Lozos
NGA-West2
Richmond Field Station
jlozos@berkeley.edu
Sanaz RezaeianSanaz Rezaeian
NGA-West2 Project, NGA-East Vertical Working Group
Davis Hall
sanazr@berkeley.edu
Emel SeyhanEmel Seyhan
NGA-West2
Davis Hall
 
 
Vesna TerzicVesna Terzic
Project Scientist
Richmond Field Station
  
  
   

PEER Institution Faculty

Faculty from PEER core institutions that have recently been involved in research and educational activities include:

University of California, Berkeley

     
Norman Abrahamson Richard M. Allen Alexandre M. Bayen
Vitelmo V. Bertero Yousef Bozorgnia Jonathan D. Bray
Mary Comerio Anil K. Chopra Armen Der Kiureghian
Douglas S. Dreger Filip C. Filippou Sanjay Govindjee
Peggy Hellweg Dwight Jaffee James M. Kelly
Stephen A. Mahin Jack P. Moehle Khalid M. Mosalam
Claudia P. Ostertag Marios Panagiotou Juan M. Pestana
Michael Riemer Jerome L. Sackman Raymond B. Seed
Nicholas Sitar David Sunding  


California Institute of Technology

     
James L. Beck John F. Hall Thomas H. Heaton
Wilfred Iwan Paul C. Jennings  


Oregon State University

     
Scott A. Ashford Andre Barbosa Ben Mason
Michael Scott Harry Yeh Solomon C. Yim


Stanford University

     
Jack Baker Sarah Billington Gregory Deierlein
Anne Kiremidjian Kincho Law Eduardo Miranda


University of California, Davis

     
Ross W. Boulanger Rob Y.H. Chai Jason DeJong
Izzat M. Idriss Amit Kanvinde Sashi Kunnath
Bruce Lloyd Kutter Kenneth J. Loh Brian J. Maroney


University of California, Irvine

     
Anne Lemnitzer Gerard Pardoen Masanobu Shinozuka
Roberto Villaverde Farzin Zareian  


University of California, Los Angeles

     
Scott J. Brandenberg Jonathan P. Stewart Ertugrul Taciroglu
John W. Wallace Jian Zhang  


University of California, San Diego

     
Joel P. Conte Ahmed-Waeil M. Elgamal Patrick J. Fox
Tara C. Hutchinson J.E. Luco Gilberto Mosqueda
Jose I. Restrepo Pui-Shum Shing Chia-Ming Uang
Yael D. Van Den Einde    


University of Southern California

     
James C. Anderson Gregg Brandow Tom Jordan
Patrick Lynett Geoffrey Martin James Moore
Costas Synolakis    


University of Washington

     
Pedro Arduino Jeffrey W. Berman Marc O. Eberhard
Steven L. Kramer Dawn E. Lehman Laura N. Lowes
Peter Mackenzie Peter J. May Charles W. Roeder
John F. Stanton    

Faculty from other institutions that have recently been involved in PEER research and educational activities include:

     
Thalia Anagnos
(San Jose State University)
Ralph Archuleta
(UC-Santa Barbara)
Gail Atkinson
(Western University, Canada)
Tracy Becker
(McMaster University)
Martin C. Chapman
(Virginia Tech University)
Michael C. Constantinou
(University at Buffalo-SUNY)
Chris Cramer
(University of Memphis)
Steve Day
(San Diego State University)
John E. Ebel
(Boston College)
Benjamin Fell
(Sacramento State University)
Gregory Fenves
(University of Texas at Austin)
Andre Filiatrault
(University at Buffalo-SUNY)
Curt Haselton
(Cal State-Chico)
Youssef Hashash
(University of Illinois)
Dimitrios Konstantinidis
(McMaster University)
Dimitrios G. Lignos
(McGill University)
Kevin Mackie
(University of Central Florida)
Nicos Makris
(University of Central Florida)
Kurt McMullin
(San Jose State University)
Judy Mitrani-Reiser
(Johns Hopkins University)
Shahram Pezeshk
(University of Memphis)
Ellen Rathje
(University of Texas at Austin)
Adrian Rodriguez-Marek
(Virginia Tech University)
Lisa Star
(Cal State-Long Beach)
Jamison Steidl
(UC-Santa Barbara)
Bozidar Stojadinovic
(ETH-Zurich)
Kenneth Stokoe
(University of Texas at Austin)
Vesna Terzic
(Cal State-Long Beach)
Andrew S. Whittaker
(University at Buffalo-SUNY)