Thomas J. Dobrowski, MBA

Associate Professor, Construction Engineering and Management Technology

Thomas Dobrowski


Thomas Dobrowski is an associate professor of construction engineering and management technology. His research focuses on materials testing of steel, soils and concrete.

Research Overview

  • Construction/Engineering Ethics
  • Construction Quality Control

I am an avid outdoorsman who enjoys spending time in the woods!

Teaching Focus

  • Materials Testing
  • Structural Design
  • Geotechnical
  • Inspections

Previous Roles

  • DLZ, Department Manager – Outstanding Employee Award and Best Managed Project Award
  • Precision Surveillance Corporation (Nuclear Containment Testing) – Manager of Engineering
  • Axelrod Construction – Project Manager
Thomas Dobrowski


(219) 785-5724

Office Location:

Hammond, Anderson Building 208P


  • MBA – Purdue University Northwest
  • B.S. – Construction Technology, Purdue University Northwest

Areas of Expertise

  • Construction Quality Control
  • Construction Materials Testing

Credentials, Accreditations & Awards

  • American Concrete Institute Committee 228 (Non Destructive Testing) and Committee 311 (Inspection of Concrete)
  • International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 150 – Apprenticeship Committee
  • Northwest Indiana Business Roundtable – Executive Committee
  • Construction Advancement Foundation – Education Committee
  • LaPorte School System – Advisory Committee