Philip Agee is an Assistant Professor of Building Construction at Virginia Tech and research faculty for the Virginia Center for Housing Research (VCHR). He has a combined 15+ years of field work, design consulting, building diagnostics/analytics, and research experience in the built environment. His research focuses on applying human factors engineering methods to the construction industry. He received a B.S. in Biology from Hampden-Sydney College, a M.S. in Building Construction Science and Management and a M.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering at Virginia Tech. Dr. Agee earned his Ph.D. at Virginia Tech in the Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering.