Chia Jeng (CJ)

Chen PhD

Education

Ph.D. (2012), Civil and Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.

M.S. (2004), Bioenvironmental Systems Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

B.S. (2002), Bioenvironmental Systems Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

Experience

  • Associate Professor, National Chung Hsing University, 2020–Present

  • Assistant Professor, National Chung Hsing University, 2015–2020

  • Senior Scientist, AIR Worldwide, USA,  2013-2015

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, 2012-2013

  • Instructor, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, 2010-2011

  • Graduate  Research Assistant, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, 2007-2012

  • Research Assistant, Central Weather Bureau in Taiwan, 2004-2006

Selected Awards

  • NCHU Distinguished Professor, 2020–2022

  • 2019 Journal of Disaster Management Best Paper Award

  • PROM – International Scholarship Exchange of Academic Staff, SGGW, Poland, 2019

  • ASCE 2016 Outstanding Reviewer of Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management

  • MOST Subsidies for Schools of Higher Education to Hire Distinguished Talents, 2015–2018

  • Georgia Tech’s Nominee for the 2012 Lorenz G. Straub Award

  • Taiwan Merit Scholarships Program, National Science Council, Taiwan, 2006–2008

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