Hamilton Lott, Jr.
After a 37-year career in one of the nation's leading steel product manufacturers, University of South Carolina alum, Hamilton Lott, Jr., is headed back to campus to teach in the College of Engineering and Computing. Lott graduated from USC in 1972 with a degree in civil engineering. Shortly after, he began his career with Nucor as Design Engineer at Vulcraft in Florence, South Carolina. His work with Vulcraft took him to three states, and he held several positions from engineering manager to general manager. He retired this summer after serving as executive vice president of Nucor for 14 years.
Lott now joins the faculty of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and will begin teaching students this semester. He will teach Civil Engineering Systems (ECIV 405), a course on engineering decision-making, economics and project management. ...more
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