American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

  • Chair, Construction Engineering Education Committee, 2018-present.
  • Member of Construction Institute, 2000-Present.
  • Member of Construction Research Council, 2005 – Present.
  • Specialty Editor in Labor and Personnel Issues, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 2006-Present.
  • Member of Transportation and Development Institute, 2010-2016.
  • Member of Highway Construction Committee, 2010-2017
  • Member of Infrastructure Systems Committee, 2010-2012.
  • Member of Design-Build Committee, 2008-2010.
  • Member of Best Paper Award Committee, Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 2006 and 2012.

Transportation Research Board (TRB)

  • Member, Information Systems in Construction Management Subcommittee, AFH10 (1), 2010-2012.
  • Member, Emerging Technology for Design and Construction Committee, 2005 – 2012.
  • Paper Reviewer, TRB Annual Meeting, 2005 –Present.
  • Organizer of Call for Paper, the 89th Annual TRB Meeting, Washington D.C., January 2010.
  • Organizer of Call for Paper and Presider of Session 239 (Improving Productivity in Transportation Construction Using Emerging Technologies), the 88th Annual TRB Meeting, Washington D.C., January 2009.

Conference and Meeting

  • Conference Co-chair, 2017 International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management, Guangzhou, China, Nov. 11-12, 2017.
  • Conference Co-chair, 2016 International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management, Edmonton, Canada, Sept. 29 – Oct. 1st, 2016.
  • Conference Co-chair, 2015 International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management, Lulea, Sweden, August 11-12, 2015.
  • Conference Co-chair, 2014 International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management, Kunming, China, September 27-28, 2014.
  • Chair of Technical Committee, the 10th Asia Pacific Transportation Development Conference, Beijing, China, May 25-27, 2014.
  • Member of Technical Committee, 2014 ASCE Construction Research Congress, Atlanta, Georgia, May 19-21, 2014.
  • Moderator, Session A: People, Planet, Profit. The 2nd Biennial Conference on Sustainable Business, Energy and Development in Asia, March 17, 2014, Hiroshima, Japan.

  • Member of International Steering Committee and Session 3A (Project Management) Chair, 2013 International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management, Karlsruhe City, Germany, October 10-11, 2013.
  • Member of Technical Committee, the 26th ICTPA Annual Conference, Tampa, Florida, May 24-26, 2013.
  • Conference Executive Chair, 2012 International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management, Kansas City, Missouri, October 1-2, 2012.
  • Chair of Technical Committee, the 9th Asia Pacific Transportation Development Conference, Chongqing, China, June 29-July 1, 2012.
  • Chair, Session of Construction Innovation and Technology Management, 2011 International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management, Guangzhou, China, November 19-20, 2011.
  • Member of Technical Committee, The ICTPA 24th Annual Conference & NACGEA International Symposium on Geo-Trans, Los Angeles, CA, May 27-29, 2011.
  • Organizer, Forum on Higher Education in China, Center for East Asian Studies, The University of Kansas, May 7th, 2011.
  • Chair, Scientific Committee Track 1, International Conference on Sustainable Design and Construction, Kansas City, Missouri, March 23-25, 2011.
  • Co-chair of Technical Committee and Chair of Session 3B (Transportation Planning and Development), the 8th Asia Pacific Transportation Development Conference, Tainan, Taiwan, May 27-30, 2010.
  • Chair of Session 7A (Procurement, Contracting and Legal Affairs), 2010 Construction Research Congress, ASCE, Banff, Canada, May 8-10, 2010.
  • Member of Technical Committee and Chair of Session SUN 1A (Automated/Real-time Systems for Project Control), 2009 Construction Research Congress, ASCE, Seattle, Washington, April 5-7, 2009.
  • Chair of Organizing Committee, NSF Workshop: Rapid Bridge Replacement after Extreme Events, China (Shanghai, Chongqing, and Beijing), September 22–October 3, 2007.
  • Member of Scientific and Technical Committee and Chair of Session A3 (Behavior-based Safety and Productivity), CIB International Conference on Global Unity for Safety & Health in Construction, Beijing, China, June 26 - 30, 2006.

Technical Reviewer

  • ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 1999 – Present.
  • ASCE Journal of Management in Engineering, 2001 – Present.
  • ASCE Journal of Computing in Engineering, 2005 – Present.
  • ASCE Journal of Architectural Engineering, 2009 – Present.
  • ASCE Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice, 2009 – Present.
  • Construction Management and Economics, United Kingdom, 2006 – Present.
  • Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, Blackwell Publishing, 2006 – Present.
  • International Journal of Construction Management, Hong Kong, China, 2009-Present.
  • Journal of Tsinghua Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, China, 2009-Present.
  • Civil Engineering and Environmental Systems, Taylor & Francis, 2009-Present.
  • Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 2010-Present.
  • Journal of Advanced Transportation, Wiley, 2011-Present.
  • Traffic Injury Prevention, Taylor & Francis, 2011-Present.
  • Transportation Research Part C, Elsevier, 2011-Present.

International Service

  • Special Invited Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Chongqing Jiaotong University, China, 2013 - Present.
  • Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Engineering Management, China, 2009 - Present.
  • Member, Academic Advisory Council, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Chongqing University, China, 2006 – 2012.