William Eichfeld | Civil and Environmental Engineering | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Engineering

William Eichfeld

Associate Professor M.S., P.E.

William  Eichfeld

Office Phone: 618-453-7838
Email: eichfeld@engr.siu.edu
Building: Engineering B, Room ENGR B30

Research Interests:

Structural analysis, strength of materials, highways and highway construction materials, student project teams, especially in capstone senior design projects.


  • CE 331 - Transportation Engineering
  • CE 431 - Pavement Design
  • CE 495A - Civil Engineering Design (first semester)
  • CE 495B - Civil Engineering Design (second semester)
  • ENGR 301I - Humans and Their Environment


  • M.S. (Civil Engineering), University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1973
  • B.S. (Civil Engineering), University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1972

Honors and Awards: 

  • Outstanding Teacher in the Civil Engineering Department, 2010
  • Outstanding Teacher in the College of Engineering, 1999
  • Outstanding Teacher in the College of Engineering, 1998