H.J. James Choo, PhD Technical Committee

James is Chief Technical Officer of Strategic Project Solutions, Inc. and has been leading research and development of SPS knowledge, processes, and systems to support implementation of SPS offerings since 2001.

Since joining SPS, James has worked with various organizations in oil & gas, heavy industrial, civil infrastructure, aerospace & defense and other industries around the world implementing project production management solutions in support of delivering desired project objectives.

Prior to joining SPS, his experience included roles as a construction site engineer, research associate at research institutes, teaching assistant at universities, and software developer. He has also been developing computer systems for implementation of Lean Construction since 1997 during his Ph.D. studies at UC Berkeley.

James earned a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from Yonsei University, Korea, and a Ph.D. in Construction Engineering & Management from the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department of University of California at Berkeley.