Dr. Jun-Seok Oh
Director of Transportation Research Center
Professor of Civil and Construction Engineering
College of Engineering and Applied Science

  Dr. Jun-Seok Oh has been working in transportation area for 35 years. His research areas include transportation network analysis, Intelligent Transportation Systems, traffic safety, and livable communities.
Project Career

Jun-Seok Oh, Ph.D., PE, PTOE

Director of Transportation Research Center
Professor of Civil and Construction Engineering

CEAS G-243, Parkview Campus
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5316
Tel: 269-276-3216
Fax: 269-276-3211
E-Mail: jun.oh@wmich.edu


Ph.D. (Civil Engineering)

September 1995 - March 2001

University of California, Irvine

Thesis: Dynamic Route Guidance and Traffic Network Management: Theoretical Evaluation and Practical Application Issues (Advisor: R. Jayakrishnan)

Master of Science (Transportation Engineering)

March 1989 - February 1993

Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea

Thesis: A Study on Methods to Impose Congestion Pricing with Analyses on Marginal External costs and Travel Behavior (Advisor: Junghyon Rho)

Bachelor of Science (Urban Engineering)

March 1980 - February 1984

Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea

Thesis: A Study on Distribution and Distance of Daily Life Facilities


Western Michigan University

Director, Transportation Research Center
Professor, Civil and Construction Engineering
Associate Professor
Assistant Professor

September 2013 - present
August 2013 - present
August 2008 - August 2013
December 2003 - August 2008

University of California, Irvine

Postdoctoral Researcher, Institute of Trans. Studies

April 2001 - December 2003

Graduate Student Researcher, Institute of Trans. Studies

January 1996 - March 2001

Saman Corporation, Korea

Founding Director & Board Member

October 1991 - February 1995

Korea Transport Institute, Korea


August 1988 - October 1991

Yooshin Corporation, Korea

Urban Planner

December 1984 - May 1988

Joongang Engineering Consultants Co.,Ltd., Korea

Urban Planner

February 1984 - December 1984


Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE), USA
Professional Engineer (PE) in Transportation, Korea
Region and Urban Planning Engineer, Korea

February 1999
August 1991
July 1983


Commendation for Contribution, Korea Minister of Education
Outstanding Researcher Award, Western Michigan University
Research Development Award, Western Michigan University
Regents Dissertation Fellowship, University of California
Regents Fellowship, University of California
Commendation for Research Contribution, Korea Minister of Transport



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