University of California, Los Angeles
February 7—1 0, 2021

ASCE Resiliance

UCLA Samueli School of Engineering

Amit S. Joshi M.S., P.E.

Amit S. Joshi M.S., P.E.

Senior Dam Safety Engineer, California Department of Water Resources

Amit Joshi is a Senior Dam Safety Engineer at the California Department of Water Resources, Division of Safety of Dams. He works as a project engineer on spillway assessment and re-evaluation, dam applications and modifications, inundation maps review, and dam risk assessment projects in California. 

Previously, he worked as a Bridge Engineer at Caltrans, Division of Engineering Services, Office of Bridge Design South. He has served as a project engineer on various seismic retrofit, bridge widening and bridge replacement projects. 

Amit has a Master of Science Degree from the University of California Davis in Structural Engineering, and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from the College of Engineering Pune, India. 

He is the Chair of ASCE SEI Los Angeles Chapter and MLAB Professional Development. He is a board member of the SEI Sustainability Committee.