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## Contact Information

Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH),

77 Cheongam-Ro, Nam-Gu

Pohang, Gyeongbuk, Korea 37673

E-mail: mathyounjinkim@gmail.com

## Research Interest

**Extremal combinatorics**: Extremal set theory, Extremal graph and hypergraph theory, probabilistic and algebraic methods in combinatorics, additive combinatorics.

## Position

2021/12 ~ Current, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Mathematics, POSTECH, Pohang, Korea

2015/12 ~ 2021/11, Research Professor, Institute of Mathematical Science, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea

2015/09 ~ 2015/11, Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute of Mathematical Science, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea

2012/09 ~ 2015/08, Postdoctoral Fellow, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, Korea

2012/01 ~ 2012/05, Researcher, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley, CA, USA

## Education

2011.12 Ph.D. in Department of Mathematics at University of Illinois at Urbana and Champaign, Illinois, USA (Advisor: Zoltan Furedi)

## Grant

2017/06 ~ 2022/05, President Post-Doc Fellowship, National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF)

$ 650,000 (6억 5천만원) for 5 years

2013/06 ~ 2016/05, Basic research program, National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF)

$150,000 (1억 5천만원) for 3 years

## Organizer

Organizer, One day Meeting on Extremal Combinatorics 2020, Ewha Womans University, January 4, 2020.

Organizer, 2019-1 IBS Workshop on Graph Theory, IBS, Daejeon, February 11-12, 2019.

Organizer, One day Meeting on Extremal Combinatorics 2019, Ewha Womans University, January 5, 2019.

Supporting Organizer, 17th Japan-Korea Workshop on Algebra and Combinatorics, University of Tsukuba, Tokyo, Japan, Jan 28 -29, 2019

Supporting Organizer, 16th Korea-Japan Workshop on Algebra and Combinatorics, Yeungnam Universtiy, Korea, Feb 8-10, 2018

Organizer, 2018 International Workshop on Graph Theory, Ewha Womans University, January 4-7, 2018

Organizer, 2016 International Workshop on Graph Theory and Combinatorics, Ewha Womans University, January 28-30, 2016

Supporting Organizer, 14th Korea-Japan Workshop on Algebra and Combinatorics, Pusan National Universtiy, January 28-30, 2016

Organizer, KAIST Discrete Math Seminar, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea, September 2013 - August 2014

Organizer, 2014 KAIST CMC Discrete Math Workshop, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea, December 10-12 2014

Organizer, 12th Korea-Japan Workshop on Algebra and Combinatorics, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea, January 23-25 2014

## Award

2017 President Post-Doc Fellowship, June 2017- May 2022.

(총 수여 금액 : 6억 5천만원, by 한국연구재단)

2014 WISET-KMS Prize for Young Women Mathematicians, October 2014. (졸업한지 3년 이내의 젊은 여성 우수 연구자에게 수여하는 상, by 대한수학회)

Conference Travel Award for Graduate Students, October 2010 (by UIUC)

Korea Science and Engineering Foundation fellowship, 2004/08 ~ 2006/07 (해외 유학 장학생 펠로우쉽, by 한국연구재단)

University of Illinois Fellowship, Summer 2005, Spring 2005, Fall 2004 (총 3학기 수상, by University of Illinois at Urbana and Champaign)