Preparing Engineering Students To Be Successful Engineers

Ahmet Zeytinci and Students

Experienced Engineering Teacher in Washington, DC

Dr. Z's CORNER is a place for engineering students and engineers to find inspiration, motivation, and educational resources. Dr. Z — or Ahmet Zeytinci — is an accomplished engineer in his own right, as well as an engineering teacher with a true passion for the subject. He has been recognized by the ASCE, NSPE, ASEE, and interview by Professional Engineer Magazine in September of 2015 to ensure student success. Today, he shares his work through Dr. Z's corner, giving an engineering professor's insight into modern engineering for students and professionals alike.

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ASCE Outstanding Faculty Advisor, Region 2 — American Society of Civil Engineers, February 2018
Distinguished Teaching Award — American Society for Engineering Education, March 2016
National Award, Excellence in Engineering Education — National Society of Professional Engineers, July 2015 (Highest Award Given to an Engineering Educator)

About Us

Ahmet Zeytinci, P.E., Ph.D., Fellow-NSPE, Fellow-ASCE is an award-winning professor, structural engineer, author, and mentor living in Washington, DC. Since joining academia at UDC, "Dr. Z", as he is known to his students and colleagues, has distinguished himself on campus and beyond. He is passionate about engineering, gifted in teaching, and is a true champion for professional licensure. Dr. Z. has extraordinarily high standards, has produced award-winning designs, is prolific in professional service, and infects others with these same values.

Since 2014, he has been regularly writing monthly articles for Dr. Z's CORNER and offering hundreds of engineering problems, for free, every month for students, engineers, and engineering educators worldwide. Dr. Z. also offers pro-bono Saturday classes for students and engineers. Free classes are open to all in the greater Washington metro area.

Ahmet Zeytinci


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Service Area
Washington, DC