Republic of the Philippines
Prof. Dr. Jonathan Rivera Dungca
Dr. Jonathan Rivera Dungca is a full professor of the civil engineering department and currently the dean of the Gokongwei College of Engineering, De La Salle University, Manila. Before becoming the dean, he served the college as the external affairs director and associate dean from 2012 to 2014 and 2014 to 2015, respectively. Prof. Dungca received his BS in Civil Engineering from Bulacan State University in 1990, MS in Civil Engineering with specialization in Structural Engineering from De La Salle University in 1998 and Doctor of Engineering in Civil Engineering with specialization in geotechnical engineering from Tokyo Institute of Technology in 2006. Before joining De La Salle University, Dr. Dungca used to be one of the senior structural engineers of Proconsult, Inc. where he designed several bridges and interchanges in the Philippines. His main areas of research are geotechnical engineering and structural engineering and he has published several papers in Scopus-listed journals.