Young-Jun Kweon, Ph.D., P.E.

Senior Research Scientist

  • Highway Safety and Traffic Operations
  • Performance Measurement and Evaluation
  • Behavior Study and Policy Analysis
  • Applied Statistics and Econometrics


  • Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of Texas, Austin, Texas

  • M.S., Statistics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia

  • M.C.P., Urban Planning, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

  • B.S., Transportation Engineering, Hanyang University, Ansan, Korea


  • Member, Institute of Transportation Engineers


  • Professional Engineer, Virginia 


  • ITE Transportation Achievement Award for Safety, Institute of Transportation Engineers, 2016 

  • Jack H. Dillard Award for Best Paper, Virginia Transportation Research Council, 2015

  • National Roadway Safety Award, U.S. Federal Highway Administration and Roadway Safety Foundation, 2015

  • Horizon Award for Outstanding Productivity and Achievement, Virginia Transportation Research Council, 2008

  • Outstanding Paper Award, Pedestrian Committee, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, 2002

  • Academic Excellence Award, System Programming Training Program, Korea Information Technology Research Institute, 1999

  • Best Thesis Award, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Seoul National University, 1998

Current Projects


Young-Jun Kweon, Ph.D., P.E.

(434) 293-1949

Team Membership

Last updated: October 12, 2023

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