Andrew Patton McCoy, Ph.D. 
is Professor and Head of the Department of Building Construction, Associate Director of the Myers-Lawson School of Construction (MLSoC) and the Director of the Virginia Center for Housing Research (VCHR) at Virginia Tech.  He currently holds the Beliveau Professorship in the Department of Building Construction, thanks to the generous support of George Clarke.  He previously held the Preston and Catharine White Fellowship. 

He lives in Southwest Virginia with his wife and two daughters.  

When not with his family, he is Professor of Building Construction in the Myers-Lawson School of Construction, a joint venture of the College of Engineering and the College of Architecture and Urban Studies which focuses on inter-disciplinary, multi-departmental (Building Construction, Vecellio Construction Engineering & Management graduate program in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Construction Engineering undergraduate program) outreach, research and education. The School serves the full life-cycle and supply chain across all sectors of the Industry.

He is passionate about his industry and his family.