Ph.D. Candidate Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Northeastern University Boston, MA 02115


Craig Poulin is a working toward his Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Engineering at Northeastern University external link where his research focuses on the resilience of infrastructure systems at military installations. Craig is a Civil Engineer officer in the United States Air Force with twelve years of service, having been stationed in California, Montana, Wisconsin, and Ohio. In conjunction with his work at Northeastern, he is a Military Fellow at MIT Lincoln Laboratory external link. When away from the lab, Craig enjoys reading and camping with his wife, son, daughter and German Shepherd.


  • M.S., Electrical Engineering - Power and Energy Systems, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2015
  • B.S., Electrical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2008

Professional Experience

  • The Civil Engineer School, Wright-Patterson AFB, Instructor (2015-2018)
  • 819th RED HORSE Squadron, Malmstrom Air Force Base, Project Engineer (2011-2014)
  • 60th Civil Engineer Squadron, Travis Air Force Base, Civil Engineer Officer (2008-2011)


  • Company Grade Officer of the Year, Air University (2016)
  • Instructor of the Year, The Civil Engineer School (2016)
  • “People’s Choice” Award, UW-Madison Energy Hub Conference (2015)
  • Distinguished Graduate, Squadron Officer School (2014)
  • Distinguished Graduate, Air Force ROTC Detachment 550 (2008)
  • Founders Award of Excellence, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (2006)

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Conference Papers
[1]C. Poulin and M. Kane, "Identifying Heterogeneous Infrastructure Interdependencies through Multiverse Simulation", In 2019 Resilience Week (RWS), pp. 123-131, 2019. [bibtex] [pdf] [doi]