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Albert R. Ortiz Lasprilla
Graduate Research Assistant (Ph.D.)
(803) 800-2529

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
University of South Carolina.
300 Main St. Office B122. Columbia, SC 29208. USA

Education: 
  • BS., Civil Engineering, Universidad del Valle, Colombia, Apr.2008.
  • BS., Geography, Universidad del Valle, Colombia, Jul.2011.
  • Esp., Civil Engineering, Universidad del Valle, Colombia, Jul.2011.
  • M.Sc., Civil Engineering, Universidad del Valle, Colombia, Jul.2011.
  • Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of South Carolina, May. 2016.
Professional activities: 
  • Assistant Professor - Departamento de Ingenieria Civil y Ambiental, Universidad del norte, Colombia (August 2016 - Present)
  • Research Assistant – Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA. (January 2013 - May 2016)
  • Assistant Professor – School of  Civil Engineering, Universidad de Medellín, Medellín, Colombia (August  2011 – January 2013)
  • Visiting Professor – Faculty of Applied Science, Civil Engineering Dept., University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada (July2012 – August 2012)
  • Assistant Lecturer – School of  Civil Engineering and Geomatics, Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia (August  2009 – July 2011)
  • Research Assistant – School of Civil Engineering and Geomatics, Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia (August 2008 - June 2009)
  • Undergraduate Research Assistant – School of Civil Engineering and Geomatics, Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia (August 2005 – January 2008)
  • Academic Assistant – School of Civil Engineering and Geomatics, Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia (February 2005 – June 2005). Course: Strength of Materials.
  • Design Engineer. Strengthening and upgrading ofthe Pascual Guerrero Stadium. (South Grandstand). (August 2009 – March 2010)
  • Structural Dynamics Engineer. The CaliVibra Project. (November 2009 – January 2010)
  • Assistant Design Engineer. Structural Vulnerability Study of Cali’s City Council. (October 2009 – January 2010)
  • Assistant Design Engineer.Structural Vulnerability Study of Hospital Universitario del Valle: Kitchen and Imaging Builds. (October 2009 – January 2010)
  • Assistant Design Engineer. Design of Universidad del Valle Palmira campus. (March 2006 – May 2006)