Yilmaz H. Karasulu, assistant professor of construction science,
was recently appointed to the board of directors of the Foundation
of the American Subcontractors Association, Inc.
The ASA is a non-profit, national, membership trade association
of 5,500 subcontractors, specialty trade contractors and suppliers
in the construction industry. The organization is recognized
as a united voice dedicated to improving the business environment
in the construction industry. Its mission is to amplify the voice
of trade contractors and lead them to improve the business environment
for the construction industry and to serve as a steward for the
Karasulu, who joined the Department of Construction Science
at Texas A&M in 2005, is interested in construction materials
and methods, construction safety, decision making and applied
ethics, project controls and computer and artificial intelligence
applications in construction management.
He hold a Ph.D. and M.S. in Civil Engineering from Louisiana
State University, and a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Turkey.