Hyunggu Jung

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Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Department of Artificial Intelligence
College of Engineering
University of Seoul

Rm 207, Information and Technology Building
163 Seoulsiripdae-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul 02504, Republic of Korea
Web: http://hyunggujung.com/
Phone: +82 2 6490 2455
Email: hjung [at] uos [dot] ac [dot] kr

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Research/collaboration opportunities for students and researchers

Would you be interested in contributing to our community through techniques and methods in Artificial Intelligence, Health Informatics, and Human-Computer Interaction? Visit our research group's website [Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence Lab (HCAIL)] for any potential research/collaboration opportunities.

Areas of Interest

Human-centered AI, Explainable AI, Predictive Modeling, User Modeling, Health Informatics, Social Computing, Accessibility & Aging


  • Ph.D. Biomedical and Health Informatics, University of Washington School of Medicine, 2017

  • M.S. Computer Science, Stanford University, 2012

  • M.Math. Computer Science, University of Waterloo, 2010

  • B.S. Computer Science with a minor in Business Economics, KAIST, 2008

Employment History

  • Department Chair, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Seoul, Seoul, Korea from Mar. 2021.

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Artificial Intelligence, University of Seoul, Seoul, Korea from Aug. 2020.

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Seoul, Seoul, Korea from Sep. 2019.

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Software Convergence, Kyung Hee University, Yongin, Korea from Apr. 2018 to Aug. 2019.

  • Predoctoral Research Associate, Division of Biomedical and Health Informatics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA from Sep. 2014 to Dec. 2017.

  • Research Intern, Computer Science Lab, PARC, a Xerox Company, Palo Alto, CA from Jun. 2015 to Sep. 2015.

  • Research Intern, Natural Interaction Research Group, Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA from Jun. 2013 to Sep. 2013.

  • Research Assistant, Stanford Center for Biomedical Informatics Research, Stanford University, Stanford, CA from Sep. 2010 to Aug. 2011.

  • Research Assistant, Artificial Intelligence Research Group, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada from Sep. 2008 to Aug. 2010.

Professional Activities

  • Associate Chair, ACM CSCW 2021-Present

  • Officer, Korea ACM SIGCHI Chapter 2018-Present

  • Associate Chair, ACM CHI 2021 Late-Breaking works track

  • Assistant Editor, MedInfo Editorial Team 2017

  • Co-organizer, Workshop on Social Media for Older Adults 2016

  • Web Chair, ACM ICMI 2015

  • Student Volunteer, ACM CHI 2015-2018

Honors and Awards

  • Korean-American Scientists and Engineers Association (KSEA) & Korea-U.S. Science Cooperation Center (KUSCO) Scholarship, 2015.

  • The Korean Computer Scientists and Engineers Association Scholarship, 2014.

  • Korean Government Scholarship, 2012-2014.

  • Mogam Science Scholarship, 2012.

  • Best Project Award, CS247@Stanford, 2012.

  • KAIST Humanity Scholarship, 2008.