B.S., Architectural Engineering (double major in Civil and Environmental Engineering), Korea University, 2009
Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Washington State University, Aug 2017 – Present
Postdoctoral Scholar, Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, Aug 2016 – Jul 2017
Visiting Faculty, Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering, University of Central Florida, Aug 2015 – Aug 2016
Graduate Research Assistant, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Aug 2011 – Aug 2015
NSF CAREER Award, 2023
Google Research Scholar Award, 2022
National Academy of Engineering (NAE) Frontiers in Engineering, 2021
ASCE SEI Codes and Standards Young Professional (CSAD-YP) Program Future Funds, 2018 – 2021
ASCE ExCEEd (Excellence in Civil Engineering Education) Fellow, 2019
ASCE SEI Tier 1 Young Professional Scholarship, 2019
Kwanjeong Educational Foundation Scholarship for Doctoral Research, 2011 – 2015
Winner, ASCE/EMI Probabilistic Methods Committee Student Paper Competition, 2014
Exchange Student Scholarship at University of Pennsylvania, 2006 – 2007
Honors Scholarship, Korea University, 2004
Infrastructure and community resilience
Risk assessment and management of infrastructure and supply chain systems
Natural hazards modeling and simulation
Wildfire risk assessment, management, and evacuation modeling
Applications of statistics and probability in civil engineering
Mechanics of Materials
Decision-Making for Sustainable and Resilient Civil Infrastructure
Probability and Statistical Models in Engineering
Ghasemi, S.H.* and Lee, J.Y. (2021). “Measuring instantaneous resilience of a highway bridge subjected to earthquake events.” Transportation Research Record. 03611981211009546.
Ghasemi, S.H.* and Lee, J.Y. (2021). “Reliability-based indicator for post-earthquake traffic flow capacity of a highway bridge.” Structural Safety, 89, 102039.
Wilson, A.W.*, Phillips, A.R., Motter, C.J., Lee, J.Y., and Dolan, J.D. (2021). “Seismic loss analysis of buildings with post-tensioned cross-laminated timber walls.” Earthquake Spectra, 8755293020944188. https://doi.org/10.1177/8755293020944188.
Soltani, M.H., Ghasemi, S.H.*, Soltani, A., Lee, J.Y., Nowak, A.S., and Jalilikhani, M. (2020). “State-of-the-art reliability analysis of structural drift control corresponding to the critical excitations.” Journal of Earthquake Engineering. https://doi.org/10.1080/13632469.2020.1798829.
Tomar, A., Burton, H.V., Mosleh, A., and Lee, J.Y. (2020). “Hindcasting the functional loss and restoration of the Napa water system following the 2014 earthquake using discrete-event simulation.” ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems, 26(4), 04020035.
Nouri, F., Ghasemi, S.H.*, and Lee, J.Y. (2020). “System reliability analysis of the scoliosis disorder.” BMC Musculoskeletal Disorder, 21(1), 1-12.
Zhao, J.*, Lee, J.Y., Li, Y., and Yin, Y-J. (2020). “Effect of catastrophe insurance on disaster-impacted community: quantitative framework and case studies.” International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 43, 101387.
Burton, H.V., Lee, J.Y., Moradi, S., and Dastmalchi, S. (2019). “Multi-objective performance-based design optimization of a controlled rocking steel braced frame system.” Resilient Structures and Infrastructure, pp. 243-268.
Lee, J.Y., Burton, H.V., and Lallemant, D. (2018). “Adaptive decision framework for civil infrastructure exposed to evolving risks.” Procedia Engineering, 212:435-442.
Lee, J.Y., Burton, H.V., and Lallemant, D. (2018). “Adaptive decision-making for civil infrastructure systems and communities exposed to evolving risks.” Structural Safety, 75: 1-12.
Lee, J.Y. and Ellingwood, B.R. (2017). “A decision model for intergenerational life-cycle risk assessment of civil infrastructure exposed to hurricanes under climate change.” Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 159: 100-107.
Ellingwood, B.R. and Lee, J.Y. (2016). “Managing risks to civil infrastructure due to natural hazards: communicating long-term risks due to climate change.” In Risk Analysis of Natural Hazards: Interdisciplinary Challenges and Integrated Solutions, pp. 97-112. Risk, Governance, and Society, Springer, ISBN 978-3-319-22126-7.
Ellingwood, B.R. and Lee, J.Y. (2016). “Life cycle performance goals for civil infrastructure: intergenerational risk-informed decisions.” Structure and Infrastructure Engineering, 12(7): 822-829.
Lee, J.Y. and Ellingwood, B.R. (2015). “Ethical discounting for civil infrastructure decisions extending over multiple generations.” Structural Safety, 57:43-52.