Associate Professor

Contact Info

  • Ph.D. in Systems Engineering from the University of Virginia in 2011
  • Master of Urban & Environmental Planning from the School of Architecture at the University of Virginia in 2011
  • M.S. in Systems Engineering from the University of Virginia in 2008
  • B.S. in Integrated Science and Technology (ISAT) from James Madison University in 2005
  • B.A. in Philosophy from James Madison University in 2005
Specializations and Research Interests

Infrastructure systems; Distributed and renewable energy and water technology for developing communities; Appropriate technology


Dr. Henriques joined the JMU Department of Engineering in 2012.  Prior to joining the faculty of engineering, Dr. Henriques was a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Oxford (UK) at the Environmental Change Institute, where he worked on a project developing methods for the long-term planning and evaluation of infrastructure as complex, interdependent, socio-technical systems.

For his graduate research at the University of Virginia, Dr. Henriques developed tools for the analysis, design, and implementation of sustainable water and energy infrastructure in low-resource communities in developing countries. While a graduate student, he was awarded a National Science Foundation graduate research fellowship and was a fellow in the University of Virginia's Interdisciplinary Water Resources and Contaminant Hydrology Program.

Dr. Henriques also has experience creating social venture, such as founding a nonprofit that created and implemented humanitarian technologies for meeting basic needs in developing countries.

Curriculum Vitae

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