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 Professional Affiliations
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
American Society for Testing and Materials
(ASTM)
International Society of Soil Mechanics and
Foundation Engineering
Structural Engineers Association of Southern
California (SEOSC)
Swiss Society of Engineers and Architects
Swiss Society of Soil and Rock Mechanics
International Conference of Building
Officials (ICBO).
 Professional
Service
Committee Member of the Embankments, Dams
and Slopes Committee of ASCE (2008-present)
ASCE University Program Evaluator for the
Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET)
Editorial Board Member, ASCE Journal of
Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering (2007-present)
Member of the Deep Foundation Institute (DFI)
Testing and Evaluation Committee (2005-present)
Committee Member, Recommended procedures for
implementation of DMG SP117 (“Guidelines for evaluating and mitigating
seismic hazards in California”) for analyzing and mitigating landslide
hazards in California (2001-2002)
Editor and Committee Member, Recommended
procedures for implementation of DMG SP117 (“Guidelines for evaluating
and mitigating seismic hazards in California”) for analyzing and
mi-tigating landslide hazards in California (1999-2000)
Chair of the Los Angeles Geotechnical
Technical Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers
(1999-2000).
Vice-Chair of the Los Angeles Geotechnical
Technical Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers
(1998-1999).
Treasurer and Secretary of the Los Angeles
Geotechnical Technical Section of the American So-ciety of Civil
Engineers (1996-1998).
1st and 2nd Director of the Los Angeles
Geotechnical Technical Section of the American Society of Civil
Engineers (1994-1996).
Committee Member of the Geotechnical
Engineering Career Awards Committee, for the National Science Foundation
(1997).
Committee Member of the Slope Stability
Committee for the Los Angeles County Department of Building and Safety
(1995-1996).
Committee member of the American Society of
Testing Materials Committee on Soil and Rock (1990-present).
Subcommittee chairman for the Structural
Engineers Association of Southern California for Foundations (1990 –
1992).
Committee member of the American Society of
Testing Materials Committee on Waste Man-agement (1992-present).