Education
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Ph.D. (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), Computer Science)

​2015 - 2021 May (Expected)

Master Degree (National Chiao-Tung University (NCTU) , Computer Science)

​2011 - 2014

  • Thesis: Applying EEG Analysis to Human-Computer Interaction Design: Visual Attention Detection and Auditory Perception Usability Test

  • Committee: Prof. Wen-Chieh Lin (advisor, NCTU), Prof. Li-Wei Ko (NCTU), Prof.  Sheng-Fu Liang (NCKU), and Prof. Hao-Chuan Wang (UC Davis)

Bachelor Degree (National Tsing-Hua University, Computer Science)

​2009 - 2011

Skills

Python

C/C++

MongoDB

HTML

Node.js

Quantitative analysis

Qualitative analysis

Brain-Computer Interface

Machine Learning

 
Research & Work​​
  • Information Sciences, UIUC - Co-instructor (IS424 - Social Computing)
    • 2021 - present
  • Technique Counselor, ​​
    • 2021 - present
2. Computer Science, UIUC - Research Assistant (Supervisor: Prof. Yun Huang)

​- 2015 - 2020

3. Computer Science, UIUC - Teaching Assistant

​- 2019 Spring (Social Visualization: people, data, and stories),

- 2019 Fall (Intro. Computer Science)​

4. NTT Research Intern (Supervisor: Dr. Naomi Yamashita)
​May 2019  - Feb. 2020
- Designing conversational user interfaces for mental healthcare
- Conducting a longitudinal study to understand how users interact with an AI chatbot overtime

5. AI summer camp Lecturer

- July 2019 

6. BOSCH Research Intern (Supervisor: Dr. Lisa Yu)
​May 2017 - Aug. 2017 
- Designing devices and embedding a chatbot to collect knowledge from auto technicians
- Conducting field study to explore how the chatbot system could be involved in their process of auto diagnosis  

7. Computer Science, NCTU - Research Assistant (Supervisor: Prof. Wen-Chieh Lin)

- 2012 - 2014

Languages

English

Chinese

​漢字

 
Service
  • Reviewer - CHI, TiiS, IUI, HRI, JDIQ, MobileHCI, CSCW, IJHCS
  • Sub-committee chair assistant - CHI2020
  • Program Committee - SBP 2020
  • Video Chair - IUI 2019
  • Student Volunteer - CHI2018
  • Banner Designer - CHI2016
Award
  • Studying Abroad Scholarship, Ministry of Education  -  2016 & 2017
  • Chirag Foundation Graduate Fellowship, UIUC Computer Science - 2015/8 - 2016/5
  • Honorable Mention Award (Full paper) - SIGCHI 2014
  • Young Researcher Thesis Award (Master Thesis), The Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering (CIEE), 2014
  • Scholarship Award for Excellent Doctoral Student granted by National Chiao-Tung University, 2013/08-2014/06
 
References
  • Dr. Yun Huang (UIUC, yunhuang@illinois.edu)
  • Dr. Wai Fu (Raytheon BBN, wai.fu@acm.org)
  • Dr. Naomi Yamashita (NTT, naomiy@acm.org)
  • Dr. Wen-Chieh Lin (NCTU, wclin@cs.nctu.edu.tw)
  • Dr. Hao-Chuan Wang (UC Davis, hciwang@ucdavis.edu)
  • Dr. Jung-Tai King (NCTU, jtchin2@gmail.com)

© 2021 by Yi-Chieh Lee

March 1, 2020 Updated