About Me

Academic Position

  • Bryan School of Business and Economics, University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), Greensboro, NC, USA (September 2019 - Present)
    • Assistant Professor of Information Systems (Tenure-Track)
    • Affiliated with Informatics and Analytics Program of UNCG

Education

  • Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Seoul, Korea (February 2014 - August 2019)
    • Ph.D. in Management Engineering (Major: Information Systems)
    • Dissertation: “Toward a Sustainable Society in the Digital Economy: Three Essays on the Societal Impacts of Information Systems and Technology”
    • Committee: Byungtae Lee (Chair), Wonseok Oh, Daegon Cho (KAIST), Kunsoo Han (McGill U.), Min-Seok Pang (Temple U.)
  • Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), Hong Kong (February 2013 - May 2013)
    • Exchange Student at the School of Engineering
    • Dean’s List
  • Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Pohang, Korea (March 2008 - February 2014)
    • B.S. in Industrial and Management Engineering
    • B.S. in Mathematics
    • Minor in Computer Science and Engineering
    • Graduate with Magna Cum Laude

Honors and Awards

  • Best Student Paper Runner-Up, INFORMS Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST), 2017
  • Best Student Paper Award, Post-ICIS KrAIS Research Workshop, 2017
  • Honorable Mention Research Award, KAIST Graduate School of Green Growth, 2017
  • Best Paper Runner-up, Post-ICIS KrAIS Research Workshop, 2016
  • Best Student Paper Award, Post-ICIS KrAIS Research Workshop, 2016
  • Best Paper Award, International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC), 2016
  • Best Paper Award, The Korea Society of Management Information Systems (KMIS) Fall Conference, 2016
  • Ph.D. Excellent Research Award, College of Business, KAIST, 2016
  • Best Student Paper Award, Post-ICIS KrAIS Research Workshop, 2015
  • Dean’s List, KAIST College of Business, 2014
  • Honorable Mention Work-in-Progress Award, Graduate School of Green Growth, KAIST, 2014
  • Ph.D. Fellowship, College of Business, KAIST, 2014 – 2018

Academic Services

  • Ad Hoc Reviewers
    • Information Systems Research
    • Information Systems Frontiers
    • Electronic Commerce Research and Applications
    • Asia Pacific Journal of Information Systems
    • Information Systems Review
    • International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS)
    • Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS)
    • Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS)
    • European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS)
    • INFORMS Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST)
    • Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS)
    • International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC)
  • Conference Services
    • Minitrack Co-Chair, Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) 2020
    • Associate Editor, International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) 2020
    • Associate Editor, Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS) 2020
    • Program Committee, KrAIS Research Workshop 2019 (Post-ICIS workshop)
    • Student Organizer & Web Coordinator, Workshop on Information Systems and Economics (WISE) 2017
    • Organizing Committee & Web Coordinator, Bright Internet Global Summit (BIGS) 2020 2019, 2018, 2017
  • Membership
    • Association for Information Systems (AIS)
    • Institute for Operations Research and the Management Science (INFORMS)
    • Korea Society of Management Information Systems (KMIS)

Technical Skills

  • Programming Language
    • Python (PyTorch, TensorFlow), Java, C++, C, Mathematica, ArcGIS
  • Statistical Software and Database
    • R, STATA, SAS, SQL, PySpark, MongoDB, Hadoop, Hive