Ting Lin – Data, Metrics, & Tools Standing Committee Secretary

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ting_lin_pictureTing Lin directs the Multi-Hazard Sustainability Research Group (HazSus.org) with parallel tracks in earthquake engineering and climate change. Interfacing engineering with earth science, her research focuses on earthquake and sea-level rise hazards, risk and uncertainty. She completed her Ph.D. and M.S. in Structural Engineering from Stanford, and B.S. (Hons.) in Civil Engineering and a concentration in Architecture from Cornell. Prior to joining Stanford, she worked on lifeline research at Cornell and structural design at Leslie E. Robertson Associates. Lin was a Worldwatch Institute delegate to the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP15), a working group member of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) Consultants Joint Venture, and a recipient of the 2011 Outstanding Paper Award from the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI). She is Marquette University’s Institutional Representative in the Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC) and the inaugural Vice-Chair of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Committee on Advances in Information Technology.