Visiting Associate Professor
Dr. Jia has over 10 years experience in the research, analysis, design, investigation and construction of complex structures of all types. He has experience in forensic analysis, new or remedial design, vulnerability assessment and blast design, complex retrofits, seismic and vibration analysis, curtain wall calculation, FRP composite application. PE registered: NY, MICH LEED® AP registered Teaching Responsibilities: Arch 117, Statics, Arch 217, Steel Design, Arch 317, Concrete design, CM 272 Building Design Research, Scholarship and Professional Activities: 2 research projects funded by National Science Foundation, 1 project funded by United States Department of Agriculture, more than 25 technical journal and conference papers. Awards and Honors: Who’s Who of Emerging Leaders, 2006 Outstanding alumnus of Shenyang Jianzhu University, 2006
B.S., Shenyang Jianzhu University; M.S., West Virginia University; Equivalent M.S., Zhejiang University; Ph.D., West Virginia University; Post Doctoral Fellow, Pennsylvania State University.