Alex is a Bridge Engineer with Bachelor’s Degree in civil engineering from Shenzhen University of China, and then he came to the US and got his Master’s and Ph.D.’s degrees in structural engineering from SIUC in 2013 and 2017, respectively. Before he becomes a structural designer, he interned twice with Illinois Department of Transportation on bridge and highway construction and managements. Because he believes with the understanding of what’s happening on the field will help him make wiser and more reasonable design decisions. Now he has been working with former CH2M HiLL, now Jacobs Engineering for almost a year, performing structural design and analysis jobs on highway bridges, culverts, sign structures and other miscellaneous structures. In his free time, he loves doing sports, basketball, Ping-Pong, badminton, hiking, swimming etc., and would love to try new adventures with friends.