EDUCATION

  • Ph.D. 1981 School of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Cornell University
  • M.S. 1978 Department of Civil Engineering, University of Missouri, Columbia
  • B.S. 1974 Department of Civil Engineering, National Taiwan University
ACADEMIC POSITIONS
  • Professor and Dean, School of Engineering, University of Missiissippi
  • Professor and Chair, 2001-2009, Department of Civil Engineering,
    University of Mississippi
  • Professor, 1993-2001, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering,
    University of Delaware
  • Associate Professor, 1985-93, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Delaware
  • Assistant Professor, 1982-85, Department of Civil Engineering & Engineering Mechanics, Columbia University
  • Acting Assistant Professor, 1981-82, School of Civil & Environmental Engineering,
    Cornell University

OTHER APPOINTMENTS

  • Board of Directors, Wessex Institute of Technology, Southampton, UK, 2005-
  • Fellow, Wessex Institute of Technology, Southampton, UK, 2001-
  • Adjunct Professor, Wessex Institute of Technology, Southampton, UK, 2005-
  • Honorary Professor, Department of Engineering, Kings College, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK, 2001-
  • Consulting Professor, Wuhan University of Hydraulic and Electric Engineering, Wuhan, China, 1997-2001.
  • National Science Council Visiting Researcher, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, 1998-99. (Sabbatical)
  • Visiting Scientist, Schlumberger Cambridge Research, Cambridge, UK, 1991. (Sabbatical)