Fred A Klancnik

Professor of Practice


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Room: 1218
Engineering Hall
1415 Engineering Drive
Madison, WI 53706

Ph: (608) 445-2999

Profile Summary

Professor Klancnik is a Professor of Practice in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering; instructor for the CEE 618 Integrated Waterfront Planning and Engineering course in the Spring semester; guest lecturer for CEE 514 Coastal Engineering course in the Fall semester; mentor for the Senior Capstone Course CEE 578 teams of civil engineering students designing urban waterfront redevelopment projects such as Madison's Law Park/John Nolen Drive Redeveloment and Lake Mendota Path between James Madison Park and the Edgewater Hotel. He also mentored an interdisciplinary team of civil engineering and landscape architecture students who designed the Lake Restoration at Taliesin as their Capstone project.  Professor Klancnik is a Licensed Professional Engineer in Wisconsin, a member of ASCE COPRI, and a Diplomate in the Academy of Coastal, Ocean, Port & Navigation Engineers.  He also serves as a course instructor at the UW-Department of Engineering Professional Development (EPD), having led a one-day Marina Design Course and lectured on master planning waterfronts along our nation's rivers and lakes at UW-EPD's Shoreline Protection Course. He leads the ASCE COPRI one-day Marina Design Courses at Ports 2013 and the upcoming Ports 2016; and at the international Marina and Boatyard Conferences (IMBC) in Florida in 2014 and 2015.  He made presentations on the subjects of harbor revitalization and marina design at the World Marina Conference in Istanbul in June, 2014 (sponsored by ICOMIA).  Professor Klancnik also provides ongoing consulting services on waterfront development projects throughout the country.

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