JQ Yuan

Jiqiu Yuan

Executive Director, Multi-Hazard Mitigation & Building Seismic Safety Council, National Institute of Building Sciences

Jiqiu (JQ) Yuan, Ph.D., P.E., PMP, is the Executive Director of the Building Seismic Safety Council (BSSC) at the National Institute of Building Sciences. He also is the program director who manages and coordinates efforts across different councils and committees, including the Multihazard Mitigation Council (MMC) and Council on Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate (C-FIRE). JQ teaches undergraduate and graduate structural design courses as a part-time adjunct professor with George Mason University. Formerly, Dr. Yuan was a researcher with the Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center of the Federal Highway Administration.