Rocket Fuel

Faculty: Terry Curl

faculty bio
Terry Curl, PhD, PE
Title(s):
Adjunct Professor

Executive MPA

School(s):
Business, Undergraduate
Campus(es):
San Francisco, Online
  • 415-442-6500

Terry Curl is a registered professional engineer and currently works for a large global engineering and construction company. He spent 23 years in the US Army as a military officer. He served overseas in Vietnam, Korea, Panama, and Europe. Curl also had assignments in the Pentagon and other US installations. Since leaving the US Army, he worked as an Assistant City Manager and City Manager and with several engineering companies besides his current employer.

RESEARCH INTERESTS & AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

  • Public Policy
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Human Resources
  • Mathematics

EDUCATION

  • PhD, Public Administration, University of Southern California
  • MPA, Public Administration, University of Southern California
  • MS, Applied Mathematics, US Naval Postgraduate School
  • MS, Engineering, North Dakota State University

PROFESSIONAL & TEACHING EXPERIENCE


  • 2006 - Present: Vice President/Director - Ports and Marine Regional Manager, CH2M HILL

  • Brown and Root

    Senior Program Manager, Ports and Marine, 2005 - 2006

  • Parsons Corporation

    Marine/Port Program Manager, 2004 - 2005

  • SHN Engineers

    Regional/Business Development Manager, 1993 - 1997

  • City of Eureka

    Assistant City Manager, 1989 - 1993

  • South Pacific Division

    Chief of Staff, US Army Corps of Engineers

  • Teaching
    • University of San Francisco
    • University of Southern California
    • College of Redwood
    • North Dakota State University
    • Golden Gate University