Jiyeon Jang

Ph.D. Student
Information Retrieval and Natural Language Processing LAB (IR&NLP LAB)
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
Deajeon, 305-701, South Korea

Email :
jiyjang at kaist dot ac dot kr
ssiru87 at gmail dot com



Research Interests
  • Social Network Analysis, Social Search, Social Computing, Personalized Search, Text Mining, Mobile Search

  • Domestic Journal
    • Jiyeon Jang, Sungho Chin, Integrated Retrieval Program Using OPEN API, The Journal of Creative Informatics & Computing Education, Vol. 2, Issue 2, pp. 25-32, 2008
  • International Conference
    • Jiyeon Jang, Jinhyuk Choi, Gwan Jang, and Sung-Hyon Myaeng, Exploring Social Networks with Topical Analysis, WWW Web Science Track, 2012 [ pdf ]
    • Jiyeon Jang, Jinhyuk Choi, Gwan Jang, and Sung-Hyon Myaeng, Semantic Social Networks Constructed with Topical Aspects of Conversations: An Explorative Study, ICWSM, 2012 [ pdf ]
    • Jiyeon Jang and Sung-Hyon Myaeng, Discovering Dedicators with Topic-based Semantic Social Networks, ICWSM, 2013 [ pdf (accepted) ] [ CrowdResearch Blog ]

Programming Skills
  • JAVA, C#, C, Python
  • PHP, HTML, Flex

Extra Activities
  • The 11th Head of the Student Association in Department of Computer Science Education, Korea University, 2007
  • Student Teaching at Hanyang High School, Seoul, South Korea, 2008 Apr. (one month, subject: computer science)
  • Visiting Student at University of California, Davis through the Bridge Program, 2008 Sep. - 2009 Jul.
    • Courses: Introduction to Programming and Problem Solving, Concepts of Computers, Artificial Intelligence, Introduction to School, The Earth
  • Student Teaching at Patwin Elemantary School, Davis, CA, USA, 2009 Apr. - 2009 May