John's college education consists of a B.S. in 1961 from the University of Colorado, a Master of Science degree from the University of Illinois and a Ph. D. from the University of Colorado in 1967.
John's illustrious career in civil engineering spans more than four decades including stints in academia and in professional practice. John taught 6 years in the Environmental Engineering Department at Carnegie Mellon University.
After leaving the academic area, Dr. Mozer went to work for GAI Consultants Inc. (a civil engineering consulting firm in Pittsburg PA.) While at GAI he specialized in areas of structural engineering, structural rehabilitation and transmission line engineering. In transmission line engineering he designed, managed and consulted on numerous projects in the U.S., Canada, Indonesia, Honduras, Argentina, Chile and the Dominican Republic.
John has been a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers since 1961 and is currently a life member. He served as Chairman of the Task Committee on Structural Loadings of the ASCE committee on Electrical Transmission Structures from 1984 to 1991.
Just recently, John was selected to be one of the inaugural fellows of the Structural Engineering Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers.
John continues to reside in Pittsburg, PA. with his wife Sheila. They have two adult children a daughter Natalie and a son David.