Prof. Liu Jin is a doctoral supervisor at Beijing University of Technology, the deputy director of the office of High-level Talents Affairs at BJUT, a recipient of National Natural Science Funds for Excellent Youth Scholars, a backbone member of Innovative Research Groups of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, a chairman of the Youth Committee of Earthquake Prevention and Disaster Reduction in Infrastructure of Seismological Society of China, a member of the Professional Committee for Earthquake Prevention and Disaster Reduction in Infrastructure of Seismological Society of China, and a member of the Committee of Sustainable Civil Engineering Research in Chinese Society for Urban Studies.
His research areas include mechanical performance of engineering structures under multiple hazards, size effect in concrete materials and components. He presided over and participated in more than 10 national projects including National Key Research and Development Program of China and National Natural Science Foundation of China. So far, Pro. Liu Jin has published 2 academic books, more than 170 articles indexed by SCI/Ei (h-index = 23) in a wide variety of high-level journals in Civil Engineering. His publications were cited over 2800 times. He is one of the Chinese Highly Cited Scholars in 2020. Moreover, he owns 12 authorized invention patents and software copyrights. He participated in the compilation of one national standard. Additionally, he is a reviewer of 20 high-level leading journals, such as ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Engineering Structures, International Journal of Impact Engineering, etc.