Kevin Heaslip is an associate professor of civil engineering at Virginia Tech. He serves as coordinator of the Transportation Infrastructure Systems and Engineering group, associate lab director at the Hume Center for National Security and Technology, and is the research leader for resilience on the research development team in Virginia Tech's National Capital Region. Heaslip’s research is focused on the intersection of artificial intelligence and cyber-physical systems security of critical infrastructure such as automated platooned vehicles and connected emergency vehicles. His work has been supported by the Department of Energy, the Department of Defense, and the National Science Foundation.
Prior to joining Virginia Tech, Heaslip was an associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at Utah State University.
Heaslip received his Ph.D. in civil and environmental engineering from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2007, and a master's and bachelor's in civil and environmental engineering from Virginia Tech in 2003 and 2002, respectively.