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Contact Information

  • Institute of Mathematical Science, Ewha Womans University
  • E-mail: younjinkim@ewha.ac.kr


Research Interest

  • Extremal combinatorics: Extremal set theory, Graph theory
  • Probabilistic combinatorics

Position

  • 2015/12 ~ Current 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

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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)
  • 전국 대학생 수학 경시대회 특별상 수상