Bade Sozer is a principal engineer with more than 18 years of experience with a focus on geotechnical engineering and tunnel and underground structure design. Bade has worked on several major water tunnels with a variety of responsibilities including development of contract documents, initial support design, segmental and final lining design, groundwater inflow analysis, instrumentation monitoring design, assessing the effects of tunnel settlement on surface and subsurface structures, and pressure tunnel and tunnel rehabilitation design. She has significant experience as design and project manager of high-profile multidisciplinary water tunnel projects.
Bade holds a PhD in Civil and Environmental Engineering and an MS in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology and a BS from the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey. She is a registered Professional Engineer in New York and California.