Paul Kassabian is structural engineer at Simpson, Gumpertz & Heger, at Boston, where he designs art facilities, buildings and large-scale structures. He is visiting professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Kassabian designed important bridge structures in UK, including the Lockmeadow footbridge, at Kent. He also labored at Watson Steel for the manufacturing and construction of the Gateshead Millenium Bridge for WilkinsonEyre Architects. He holds a MS from MIT, a MA and a master of engineering from University of Cambridge, UK.