Marwan Nader is T.Y. Lin International's Bridge Line of Business Technical Director. Marwan is also a member of the Board of Directors. He is currently T.Y. Lin International's project manager for construction of the Self-Anchored Suspension Span of the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
Marwan has 20 years of experience in the design and construction of long-span bridges, having worked on such renowned projects as the Vincent Thomas Bridge in California, Kwang An Bridge in Korea, Panama Canal Second Crossing, Bandra Worli Bridge in India, and Wadi Abdoun Bridge in Jordan.
Marwan earned his Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley, focusing on the seismic performance of steel structures. He currently serves on the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies (TRB), AFF020 Committee on Steel Bridges. This committee is tasked with keeping the transportation community aware of current national/international research in all fields related to steel bridges in relation to design, rating and rehabilitation of steel bridges. Marwan is an active member of the International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE), American Welding Society (AWS) and American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC). Marwan is the recipient of the 2004 Arthur M. Wellington American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Award.