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Eric Jing Du

Professor Department of Civil & Coastal Engineering
Office 460F Weil Hall Lab 454 Weil Hall Work Phone: (352) 294-6619 Website: Website Website: Google Scholar page


Dr. Eric Jing Du is a professor in the Department of Civil and Coastal Engineering at UF. Before joining academia, he was a senior data analyst at Zachry Industrial. Dr.Du received his PhD degree in construction from Michigan State University (2012) and bachelor degree in Civil Engineering (2004) from Tianjin University in China. His current research interests focus on the development of the next generation Intelligent Information Systems for future Civil Engineering works.

Primary Research Area

Sustainable Construction Engineering

Research Interests

Transportation Engineering, Cyber-Physical Systems and Intelligent Information Systems for automated construction.


B.S., Civil Engineering, 2004, Tianjin University
M.S., Enterprise Management, 2007, Tianjin University
Ph.D., Construction Management, 2012, Michigan State University

Awards & Distinctions

  • 2015 Best Paper Award, ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management
  • 2014 Best Paper Award, International Conference on Innovative Technologies in Construction 2014
  • Outstanding Reviewer Award, ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 2017, 2018″