Scott Brandenberg, Ph.D.


Professional Affiliations


  • Associate Member – American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • Member – Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI)
  • Individual Member – Consortium of Universities for Research in Earthquake Engineering (CUREe)
  • Member – Geo-Earthquake Engineering Reconnaissance (GEER)

Professional Service


  • Board Member, ASCE Los Angeles Section Geotechnical Group, 09/06 – present.
  • Faculty Advisor, UCLA Cal/Geo Student Chapter, 09/08 – present.
  • Faculty Advisor, UCLA Chi Epsilon Chapter, 06/09 – present.
  • Member, EERI Student Activities Committee, 08/08 – present.
  • Faculty Advisor, ASCE UCLA Student Chapter, 09/06 – 09/08.
  • Faculty Advisor, EERI UCLA Student Chapter, 01/06 – 09/06.
  • Member, Official NSF/GEER and EERI Earthquake Reconnaissance Teams following the 2007 Niigata Chuetsu-Oki Earthquake (July 2007).
  • Paper Reviews: Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, Geotechnique, Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Earthquake Spectra, Geotechnical Testing Journal.
  • Proposal Reviews: NEHRP Earthquake Effects Solicitation, NSF Geotechnical Unsolicited