Kelly Doyle

Kelly Doyle

Contact Information


  • M.S., University of Nevada, Reno, 2008
  • B.S., University of Nevada, Reno, 2006

Research interests

  • Project Engineer for the Federal Highway Administration project on Improving the Seismic Resilience of the Federal-Aid-Highway System
  • Education, outreach and training to promote knowledge in earthquake engineering
  • Facilitation of service- to-industry testing in the Large Scale Structure Laboratory
  • Contact person for the Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation at the University  of Nevada, Reno as well as state and federal agencies
  • Archivist of the Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research documents

Relevant past experience

  • Coordinator, Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research
  • Associate Designer for the Structures Department at the Nevada Department of Transportation with a variety of projects, including bridge design, retaining wall design, culvert extensions, and falsework design
  • Past research in seismic response of telescopic pipe pin connections for the California Department of Transportation

Other activities within engineering and teaching professions

  • Key participant and activity organizer for the University of Nevada, Reno Engineering Summer Camps
  • Adviser for Nevada Concrete Canoe Team (2009 - present)
  • Member of Nevada Concrete Canoe Team (2005 - 2008)
  • President of UNR ASCE Student Chapter (2006 - 2006)


  • Doyle, K. and Saiidi, M., "Seismic Response of Telescopic Pipe Pin Connections," Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno; Report No. CCEER-08-01, February 2008.