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Prof. Youngsang Kwon

Prof. Youngsang Kwon

Prof. Youngsang Kwon is working at Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Seoul National University.

SUMMARY OF ACTIVITIES/INTERESTS

Academic and Research Profile

  • Associate Professor of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (Urban design major), Seoul National University (2014 – Now)
  • Visiting Scholar (University of California, Berkeley) (2017-2018)
  • Assistant Professor of the Department of Architecture and Urban Design (Urban design major), Incheon National University (2012 – 2014)
  • Lecturer at Ton Duc Thang University, Vietnam (2015 – Now)
  • Senior Researcher at AURI (Architecture and Urban Research Institute), Director of the National Hanok (Korean traditional housing) Center (2007 – 2012)
  • Researcher at KRIHS (Korean Research Institute for Human Settlement) Urban Planning Division (2005 – 2007)
  • Ph.D in Engineering, Dept. of Architecture, Seoul National University (2003)
  • Researcher at College of Engineering, Seoul National University (2000 – 2003)
  • Master of Engineering, Dept. of Architecture, Seoul National University (1998)
  • Bachelor of Engineering, Dept. of Architecture, Seoul National University (1996)

International Experiences

  • Design Director at Heerim Architects & Planners Co., Ltd (2003 – 2005)

Professional Memberships

  • Asian Planning Schools Association (APSA)

Awards

  • The Grand Award for excellent paper at the Spring Annual Conference of Urban Design Institute of Korea (2019)
  • Best Scholar Award (Research Paper), 2019 Urban Design Institute of Korea (2019)
  • Best Presentation Award, 2018 ICAPPS (International Conference of Asia-Pacific Planning Societies) (2018)
  • Best Paper Award, 2017 IUSAM (International University Seminar on Asian Megacities) (2017)
  • Best Paper Award, 2017 IUSAM (International University Seminar on Asian Megacities) (2016)
  • Award for excellent paper in the oral presentation category at the Spring Annual Conference of the Architectural Institute of Korea (2015)
  • Award for excellent research (No. 2010-28) presented by the National Research Council for Economics, Humanities and Social Sciences, the Prime Minister’s Office (2010)
  • Award (No. 2984) presented by Minister of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs (2008)
  • Award for excellent paper at the Spring Annual Conference of Urban Design Institute of Korea (2004)

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