Research and Work Experience

Academia

2020 – Present   Assistant Professor
Department of Computing, Information, and Mathematical Sciences and Technologies
College of Arts and Sciences
Chicago State University, Chicago, IL

2018 – 2020        Visiting Postdoctoral Researcher
People, Information, and Technology Changing Health (PITCH) Lab,
Center for Communication and Health, School of Communication
Northwestern University, Chicago, IL  
Mentor: Madhu Reddy

2017 – 2018        Graduate Research Assistant
Human-Computer Interaction Lab (HCIL)
University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Spring 2017        Instructor of Record (in HCI/UX area)
College of Information Studies
University of Maryland, College Park, MD  

2015 – 2018        Co-instructor (in HCI/UX area)
College of Information Studies
University of Maryland, College Park, MD                                                  

2012 – 2017        Graduate Research Assistant
College of Information Studies
University of Maryland, College Park, MD                                                  

2009 – 2010        Research Assistant
Center for Research and Development of Digital Libraries
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC                    

Summer 2009    Research Intern
Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC

Industry

2010 – 2012        User Experience Researcher
The UX Lab
Daum (now Kakao), Seoul, South Korea                                       

2005 – 2007        Product Manager
IT Marketing Team, Digital Media Division
LG Electronics, Seoul, South Korea    

2003 – 2005        International Marketing Associate
IT Marketing Team, Digital Media Division
LG Electronics, Seoul, South Korea