林國良, Kuo-Liang Lin
Dr. Kuo-Liang Lin is a Taiwanese college educator, a devoted research as well as a well-rounded constructor. After receiving his Ph.D degree in the field of construction engineering and project management from the University of Texas at Austin in 1995, he returned to Taiwan to start his engineering career. From 1996/03 through 1999/07, he participated in several of Taiwan’s most prestigious projects, including Taiwan High Speed Rail strategic planning and Taipei 101 substructure construction. Currently, Dr. Lin is a professor and the department head of the department of Civil and Ecological Engineering at I-Shou University, Taiwan. As the leader of the department, Dr. Lin has orchestrated the departmental forces to receive two successful IEET accreditations, and revived the curriculum with solid integration of innovative and sustainable elements in the program. Dr. Lin’s research interests include project performance, building energy consumption, construction automation, sustainability engineering, and reclaimed materials. Dr. Lin is also maintaining close connections with local construction industry. He is now a senior consultant for Her Phone Construction Co. Ltd and Fantasy story (http://www.fantasystory.com.tw/).