Ms. Katie Wheaton

Civil Engineering

Personal Bio

Katie Wheaton is an instructor with the EP program at Johns Hopkins University since 2015.  She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Case Western Reserve University and a Master of Science degree in Structural Engineering from Lehigh University.  She worked as a structural engineer designing steel and concrete buildings for Thornton-Tomasetti-Cutts in Washington, D.C. and Osborn Engineering in Cleveland, Ohio.  She has also taught in the Civil Engineering Department at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. 

Education History

  • BS Civil Engineering Civil Engineering, Case Western Reserve University
  • Masters of Structural Engineering Structural Engineering, Lehigh Univeristy

Work Experience

Adjunct Faculty, JHU Whiting School of Engineering


Naito, C., Wheaton, K. P., “Blast Assessment of Load Bearing Reinforced Concrete Shear Walls,” ASCE Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction, Vol. 11, No. 2, May, 2006, pp. 112-121.

Professional Organizations

American Institute of Steel Construction
American Concrete Institute