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Park, Haejun, PhD
Dr. Haejun Park is an assistant professor in the Department of Fire Protection and Safety Engineering Technology. He received his BS degree in Architecture and Architectural Engineering from Hanyang University, South Korea and his MS and PhD degrees in Fire Protection Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA.
He worked for a consulting firm as a fire engineer for 15 months in Melbourne, Australia developing performance-based fire safety design solutions for various types of buildings. Then, he worked for Building Research Association in New Zealand for 19 months conducting research with a focus on flame extension phenomena out of an opening.
His research interests include performance-based fire safety design methods and regulations, fire dynamics and modelling, the effects of building design features on fire development and human behavior in egress, and many other topics relevant to fire safety of buildings.