FGCU Emergency Management Advisory

Oct. 3, 2022 | All FGCU classes, including online modalities, as well as non-essential campus activities are cancelled through Sunday, Oct. 9. We return to normal operations Monday, Oct. 10, and full details on the calendar will be announced Tuesday, Oct. 4. It remains vital to our success that we hear from ALL students, faculty and staff so we can assess needs and move forward with reopening campus. Call the FGCU Storm Recovery Call Center at (239) 310-5398 or complete the self check-in survey as soon as possible.

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Kim, Jong-Yeop (PhD, PE)

Associate Professor
Department of Bioengineering, Civil Engineering, and Environmental Engineering

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Dr. Jong-Yeop Kim joined FGCU as Assistant Professor of Environmental Engineering, Department of Environmental and Civil Engineering in January 2009. Dr. Jong-Yeop Kim graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree with honors in Environmental Engineering from Ajou University, South Korea in 1998, and received his M.S. in Environmental Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology in 2003.  While he pursued a Master of Science degree in Georgia Tech, he worked in stormwater and wastewater treatment industry in Columbus, GA. Dr. Kim received his Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering Sciences from the University of Florida in 2006. Prior to his appointment at FGCU, Dr Kim worked as Lecturer and Postdoctoral Research Associate for Environmental Engineering Sciences at the University of Florida. His current research interests include unit operations and processes for stormwater and wastewater, stormwater BMPs and TMDL analysis, sampling methods, source control for metals, and nutrients (P, N), disinfection processes. To date, Dr. Kim has presented at several national level conferences and published in various scientific/engineering journals such as: Water Research, Journal of Environmental Engineering-ASCE, Journal of Hydrology, and Transportation Research Board.