James W. Case



Cornell University, Master of Engineering., 1980
University of Colorado, Bachelor of Architectural Engineering, 1978


Uzun+Case, LLC, Senior Principal, 1984-Present
John Portman & Associates, Project Engineer, 1982-1984
Leslie E. Robertson Associates, Engineer, 1980-1982

Career Focus

Structural engineering practice focused on the effective integration of structure and architecture
Education of architecture and engineering students
Professional service through technical committees, professional organizations, and charities

Cultural: High Museum of Art - Atlanta, GA
International: Waterfront Office, Hotel, Convention Ctr. Project - Trinidad and Tobago, WI
Educational: Drew Charter School – Dekalb County, GA
Corporate: RGA Corporate Headquarters – Chesterfield, MO
Adaptive Reuse: Georgia Tech Hinman Building – Atlanta, GA
Healthcare: Piedmont Hospital Expansion – Atlanta, GA
Governmental: South Carolina State Museum – Columbia, SC

Georgia Engineer of the Year – Georgia Engineering Alliance, 2013
Distinguished Achievement Award – Uzun+Case – American Concrete Institute, 2007
State Award – Gwinnett Environmental Center – Georgia Engineering Alliance, 2008
Excellence in Structural Engineering Award – GT Hinman Building – NCSEA, 2013
2nd Place Award – Stealth Sculpture – ACI International, 2016

Case, J. (2016, September). STEALTH – The Engineering of Art. Structure Magazine, 42-44.
Multiple Authors (2016, March). Concrete Visually Transmuted in Monolithic Sculpture.
Concrete International, 35-39.
Case, J. (2017, March). Learning from Art. American Society of Civil Engineers,
Engineering Mechanics Institute International Conference, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Al-Haddad, T. and Case, J. (2017, March). Integrating Inspiration and Intellection.
Kennesaw State University, Department of Architecture Lecture Series
Structural Engineers Association of Georgia (past president)
Georgia Tech School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, External Advisory Board
University of Colorado, CEAE Department, Advisory Board
American Council of Engineering Companies of Georgia, Board Member
GT Uzun+Case Fellowship for Excellence in Structural Engineering, Donor
Architectural Record Exam Review Course Instructor
Haitian Earthquake Structural Assessment Program, Volunteer