About Me

I am a Ph.D. student in Information Science Department at Cornell University. I am currently working in Social Dynamics Lab with Professor Michael Macy on Evolving Social Networks in Early Adolescences.

I received Master of Science in Human Factors from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. My advisor was Professor Alex Kirlik. I also worked in Applied Cognitive Science Lab with Professor Wai-Tat Fu. I worked on multiple research projects in the area of human-computer interaction, information foraging, computer mediate communication, social computing, interactive skill acquisition and cognitive modeling.

From January to August in 2011, I worked as a user experience intern at Wolfram Research. I have joined the exciting practices including user interface testing, design and prototyping, user activity analysis and persona development for Mathematica and Wolfram|Alpha, the world's first knowledge computation engine.

I received my Bachelor's in Psychology from Peking University, China in 2003, and Master of Arts in Developmental Psychology at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2006.

Resume (2013-10)