Issam “Sam” Minkarah, professor emeritus of civil engineering in construction management at the University of Cincinnati, has died. He was 90.
Not even building the first highway in the United Arab Emirates could approach his love for the students he taught over his career, as well as his delight in those he mentored. His greatest joy was spent in his research with them as they looked toward the future of construction management.
Minkarah, Ph.D., M.ASCE, came to the United States from Beirut, Lebanon, to earn his master of science and Ph.D. degrees, both in civil engineering, from Rensselaer
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