SEOUL, REPUBLIC OF KOREA, February 05, 2018 — Sang Keun Oh, Eng.D., has been included in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
With over 20 years of industry experience to his credit, Dr. Oh has worked as a professor in the Department of Architectural Engineering at the School of Architecture for the Seoul National University of Science and Technology since 1995. He has also served as the director of the Waterproofing Technology Research Center at the School of Architecture for the Seoul National University of Science and Technology since 2000. During these appointments, he has been the principal of the Graduate School of Housing at the Seoul National University of Science and Technology from 2010 to 2012. Previously, Dr. Oh held the position of manager of the Construction Technology Research Center with the Seoul National University of Science and Technology from 2009 to 2011.
Before embarking on his professional path, Dr. Oh pursued an education at Chungnam National University, earning a Bachelor of Architectural Engineering from the Department of Architectural Engineering in 1981. In 1984, he received a Master of Engineering from the Department of Architectural Engineering from the same academic institution. Dr. Oh concluded his studies at the Tokyo Institute of Technology in 1988, graduating with a Doctor of Engineering.
Beyond his efforts within the field, Dr. Oh has contributed to numerous endeavors outside of his professional circles. In 1981, he served for the Republic of Korea Army. He has also found much success in his written works as well, having contributed to such esteemed journals as Applied Sciences and Advanced Materials Research. Likewise, Dr. Oh has established over 45 industrial standards related to waterproofing technology in the Republic of Korea since 1995.
In addition to his primary trade, Dr. Oh remains affiliated with various organizations in relation to his areas of expertise. He has been an active member of Japan Institute of Architecture since 1988, a convener of the International Organization for Standardization Technical Committee since 2005, and the president of the Korea Institute of Construction Technology since 2017. He was previously recognized as the vice chairman of the Korea Concrete Institute from 2014 to 2016. Dr. Oh has also served as the chairman of the Materials Committee for the Architectural Institute of Korea.
In light of his exceptional undertakings, Dr. Oh has accrued several accolades and honors throughout his impressive career. He has been presented with the Academic Award from the Korean Academy of Architectural Engineering, the Award of Minister from the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy in 2000, a Presidential Commendation in 2008, the Best Paper Award from the Korea Science and Technology Convention in 2011, and the Best Paper Award from the Architectural Institute of Korea in 2012. He has also been honored among the “People in 2012 Who Open the Future of Korea” from Current Affairs of Today in 2012, and as a Modern Person for the Achievement of Korean Technology International Standard Registration by the Korea Personnel Research Institute in 2012. He has also received the Innovation Leader Award by News Maker of 2013, the Academic Award by the Korea Construction & Engineering Foundation in 2013, and the Presidential Medal on World Standard Day in 2015. Dr. Oh has also been selected for inclusion in Who's Who in the World in 2017.
In recognition of outstanding contributions the Marquis Who's Who community and the world, Dr. Oh has been selected from among 1.2 million prestigious biographees for a spotlight commemorating his achievements.
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