Education

Ph.D., Information Studies, 2018
(Areas: Human Information Behavior, Human-Computer Interaction)
University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Dissertation: Who was a Neighbor to Those from the Other Side of the Globe?: International Newcomer Students’ Local Information Behaviors in Unfamiliar Environments
Advisor: Brian Butler
Committee: Paul Jaeger, Beth St. Jean, Jessica Vitak, Kent Norman

M.S., Information Science, 2010
(Concentration: Human-Computer Interaction)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC
Master’s Paper: Efficient Product Search Tools for Online Consumers with Little Product Knowledge
Advisor: Gary Marchionini

B.A., Psychology, 2003        
B.A., Library and Information Science, 2003
B.B.A., Business Administration, 2003
Triple Major
Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea