Youngcheol Kang, Ph.D., P.E.

Assistant Professor

OHL School of Construction

10555 West Flagler St. EC 2934                                                                              Phone: 305) 348-0224             Fax: 305) 348-6255
Miami, FL 33174                                                                                                      E-mail: yckang@fiu.edu
   

Education

 
 
 
 
 
  Doctor of Philosophy, Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, 2010
  The University of Texas at Austin, Ausin, TX
 
  Master of Science, Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, 2005
  The University of Texas at Austin, Ausin, TX
 
  Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, 2002
  Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
 
Academic Appointments
  Assistant Professor, August 2011 - Present
  OHL School of Construction
  College of Engineering and Computing, Florida International University
 
  Postdoctoral Research Fellow, August 2010 - August 2011
  Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin
 
  Graduate Research Assistant, September 2008 - August 2010
  Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin
 
  Graduate Research Assistant, September 2005 - August 2008
  Construction Industry Institute, The University of Texas at Austin
 
  Teaching Assistant, September 2004 - December 2004
  Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin
 
Research Interest
   Information Technology Implementation
    - Value of IT, IT Training, and Human Computer Interaction (HCI)
    
  Benchmarking and Performance Measure
     - Metric Development, Best Practice Development, and Normalization
 
  Productivity
    - Productivity Trend, Productivity Measure, and Productivity Improvement by IT
 
  Sustainability
    - Energy Performance Measure, Net-Zero-Energy Buildings, and Sustainable Construction
 
  Economic Analyses for Emerging Materials and Construction Techniques
    - Geosynthetics, Soil-Mixing Techniques, and Downstream Oil and Gas Processes
 
Professional Registrations and Memberships
   Professional Engineer, Texas, 2010
 
  Member, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2010 - present

Last updated on Oct 1, 2013