SeungYeon is a postdoctoral researcher in EdLab's Research team. Prior to joining EdLab, she finished her PhD program at University of California, Berkeley, with a concentration on Educational Statistics and Psychometrics. SeungYeon hails from a friendly town of Seoul, Korea, where she completed her MA and BS degrees in Statistics.
Before she moved to the United States, she was a math tutor in Korea for 8 years. That's when she became interested in how statistical techniques can be applied to further students' education. Her current research interests focus on application of statistical models, including psychometric models and machine learning techniques, to improve and enhance students' learning experience and results.