UF College of Design, Construction & Planning

Masoud Gheisari

Rinker Assistant Professor
M.E. Rinker, Sr. School of Construction Management
Phone Number: 352-273-1166
Education:

Ph.D. in Building Construction, Georgia Tech
M.Sc. in Construction Management, University Technology of Malaysia
B.Sc. in Civil Engineering, Azad University

Biographical Information:

SPECIAL INTERESTS

Human-Centered Technology, Virtual/Augmented/Mixed Reality, Building Information Modeling, Virtual Humans and Avatars, Unmanned Aerial Systems/Vehicles (UASs/UAVs), Cyberlearning, Educational Technology, Future of Work at the Human-Technology Frontier, Human-Computer/Robot Interaction

RECENT AWARDS & HONORS

  • 2019 UF BCN Nancy V. Perry Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2019 Outstanding Reviewer, Emerald Journal of Facilities
  • 2018 UF DCP Faculty Research Award
  • 2018 Best Paper Award, ASC 54th Annual International Conference
  • 2018 Excellence in Teaching Award, Associated Schools of Construction (ASC) Southeast Region
  • 2018 Russell J. Alessi ELECTRI International Early Career Award, ELECTRI International through NECA
  • 2017 Outstanding Reviewer, Elsevier Journal of Automation in Construction
  • 2017 Outstanding Reviewer, Elsevier International Journal of Project Management
  • 2017 Outstanding Reviewer, Elsevier Journal of Expert Systems with Applications
  • 2016 Best Paper – Honorable Mention Award, ASC 52nd Annual International Conference
  • 2015 ASCE ExCEEd Excellence in Civil Engineering Education Fellowship, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

MEMBERSHIP

  • American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE): Education committee, Visualization, Information Modeling and Simulation committee, Data Sensing and Analysis committee
  • Associated Schools of Construction (ASC): Research committee
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME): B30.32 Safety Standards Sub Committee on UAS Uses in Inspection/Testing/Maintenance/Material-Lifting Operations
  • American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)

RESEARCH WEBSITE

Human-Centered Technology in Construction (HCTC) research group: http://hctclabs.wixsite.com/hctclab

LIST OF ALL PUBLICATIONS

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=UIp-r6YAAAAJ&hl=en