David M. Bayer, Ph.D.

David M. Bayer, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus / Retired
Education: 
  • Ph.D. Structural Mechanics, Vanderbilt University, 1968
  • M.S. Structural Mechanics, Vanderbilt University, 1966
  • B.S. Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1963
Research: 
  • Structural Analysis
  • Structural Steel Design
  • Cooperative Education
Honors & Awards: 
  • Recipient NASA 3-year Scholarship at Vanderbilt University, 1965-68
  • Chi Epsilon, Civil Engineering Honorary Fraternity
  • Tau Beta Pi, Engineering Honorary Fraternity
  • Most Valuable Player Award, Commercial Softball League, Charlotte City Softball Association, 1974
  • U.S. Army Commendation Medal, March 4, 1970
  • NCNB Award for Excellence in Teaching, September 20, 1974
  • UNCC ASCE Student Chapter Award for Excellence in Teaching, 4-17-78
  • ASCE Award for Outstanding Service, September 1982
  • Who's Who in Engineering, 5th edition, American Association of Engineering Societies (AAES), 1982
  • Frank F. Bateman Engineering Service Award for 1984, awarded May 10, 1984 by Jefferson Pilot Broadcasting Company
  • ASCE Student Chapters Carolinas Conference endowed rotating trophy for Dr. Bayer, 1988
  • Outstanding Educators of America, 1975
  • Young Engineer of the Year Award, South Piedmont Chapter of PENC, 1975
  • UNCC CASE Professor of the year, 1988
  • Awarded the first ALCOA Outstanding Undergraduate Faculty Award, April 1991
  • Tau Beta Pi (UNCC) Award as "Outstanding CE Professor", May 1993
  • Elected to Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Fraternity, April 1994