Anagnos, Thalia

Associate Vice President, Graduate and Undergraduate Programs


Preferred: thalia.anagnos at


Preferred: (408) 924-3861


Dr. Anagnos is the Associate Vice President of Graduate and Undergraduate Programs at San Jose State University. She is a former General Engineering professor where her teaching and research interests included mechanics, structural analysis, reliability, seismic hazard, loss estimation, and engineering education and pedagogy.

She is the Past-President of the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI), the former editor of the EERI Newsletter, and a former member of the Editorial Board of the EERI journal Earthquake Spectra. She served as the co-Leader of Education, Outreach, and Training for the Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation (NEES) from 2009-2014. She served on the Institutional Board of the Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center for 10 years and as President of the San Jose Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) during the 2000-2001 term. For 20 years she served on the organization committee for the SJSU Expanding Your Horizons Conference to interest more young women in mathematics, science and engineering.