CV / Bio

Jonggi Hong is currently enrolled in the Computer Science PhD program at University of Maryland, College Park (UMD). He obtained his bachelor and master degrees in Computer Science from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST). His current research focuses on human-computer interaction, machine learning, and accessibility. He is a research assistant at the Intelligent Assistive Machines lab at UMD under the supervision of the Assistant Professor Hernisa Kacorri.

Find out more about me in my C.V. (academic resume).

Professional Experience

Research Assistant
Intelligent Assistive Machines Lab
University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
Sep, 2017 – Present
Advisor: Hernisa Kaccori

Research Intern
Future of work community, Ability team
Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA, USA
June, 2020 – Sep, 2020
Mentors: Daniela Massiceti, Edward Cutrell, Cecily Morrison, Saqib Shaikh

Data Science Research Intern
Systems Technology Lab
Adobe Research, CA, USA
May, 2018 – Aug, 2018
Mentors: Tak Yeon Lee, Eunyee Koh

Research Assistant
Inclusive Design Lab
University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
Sep, 2015 – Sep, 2017
Advisor: Leah Findlater

Research Intern
Music and Audio Research Group
Seoul National University, Suwon, South Korea
Jan, 2012 – Feb, 2012
Mentor: Kyogu Lee

Teaching

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Seminar in Research Methods and Data Analysis (INST808)
College of Information Studies, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
Instructor: Hernisa Kacorri
Spring 2020

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Inclusive Design in HCI (INST704)
College of Information Studies, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
Instructor: Hernisa Kacorri
Fall 2019

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Object-oriented Programming I, II (CMSC131, CMSC132)
Dept. of Computer Science, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
Instructor: Tom Reinhardt, Larry Herman, Fawzi Emad
Spring 2017, Fall 2016, Spring 2015, Fall 2014

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Data Structure (CS206)
Dept. of Computer Science, KAIST, Daejeon, South Korea
Instructor: Geehyuk Lee
Fall 2012

Awards

Goldhabor Travel Grant
University of Maryland, College Park, May 2018

International Conference Student Support Award
University of Maryland, College Park, May 2018

Summer Dean’s Fellowship
University of Maryland, College Park, May 2015

Best Paper Award for the 2nd International Conference on Distributed, Ambient and Pervasive Interactions
HCI International 2014, 22-27 June 2014, Crete, Greece