Yue Ge

University of Central Florida

Yue ‘Gurt’ Ge is an associate professor in the School of Public Administration and faculty co-lead of the Urban Resilience Initiative at the University of Central Florida (UCF). Ge studies community sustainability and urban resilience through public-private partnerships from an interdisciplinary and community-engaged perspective. He has been involved as a principal investigator (PI) or co-PI on over $4 million in sponsored research. He is a recipient of the 2022 UCF Reach for the Stars Award. In addition, he is an active UCF faculty representative in a few steering committees for community resilience planning and management with the city of Orlando and Orange County.