# Professional

## employment

Professor, Korea Institute for Advanced Study, 2019 - present.

Adjunct Professor (joint appointment), Department of Mathematical Sciences, KAIST , 2019 - present.

Seoul National University (Associate Professor), 2014 - 2018.

KAIST (Assistant, Associate Professor), 2011 - 2014.

Tufts University (Norbert Wiener Assistant Professor), 2010 - 2011.

the University of Texas at Austin (R. H. Bing Instructor), 2008 - 2010.

Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, 2007.

## Distinction

Y-KAST Member (Young Korean Academy of Science and Technology), Feb 26, 2018 - present.

Research Excellence Award, College of Natural Sciences, Seoul National University, March 3, 2017.

Excellent Paper Award, Korean Mathematical Society, April 23, 2016.

For the work: (With Thomas Koberda), Embedability between right-angled Artin groups, Geometry & Topology 17 (2013) 493--530.Teaching Excellence Award, College of Natural Sciences, Seoul National University, September 15, 2015.

An award first established in September 2015. Based on recommendations by students council, faculty committee and course survey.Creative Teaching Grand Award, KAIST, February 15, 2013.

Sang-San Prize for Young Mathematicians, Korean Mathematical Society, October 5, 2012.

Excellence Prize, College Mathematics Competition, Korean Mathematical Society, 1994 and 1995.

Silver medal, the 34th International Mathematical Olympiad, Turkey, 1993.

## Journals

Managing editor, Journal of Korean Mathematical Society (2019 - )

Article reviews

- Reviewer, MR (Mathematical Reviews)

- Reviewer, zbMATH (Zentralblatt MATH)

## Society

Research Output Analysis Committee, National Research Foundation of Korea (2020 - )

Review Board, National Research Foundation of Korea (2018 - )

Steering Committee, Seoul Science High School (2018.3 - 2020.2)

Executive board member, Korean Mathematical Society (2013 - 2014 )

Member, Korean Mathematical Olympiad (KMO) Committee (2013 - )

## Conference Organization

Organizing Committee, Rigidity and Regularity of Diffeomorphism Groups (RRDG 2020), KIAS, Seoul, Korea, Aug 3 - 7, 2020.

Program Committee, The 15th East Asian School of Geometric Topology, RIMS & Kyoto University, Japan, Feb 10 - 13, 2020. (annual)

Organizing / Scientific Committee, One-dimensional actions of 3-manifold groups, Dijon, France, November 4 - 8, 2019.

Organizing Committee, Combinatorial and algebraic aspects of geometric structures, Chiang Mai University, Thailand, July 18 - 26, 2019.

Scientific Committee, yGGT-2019, Bilbao, Spain, June 30 - July 5, 2019.

Scientific Committee / Organizer,

*GAGTA-2018*, Seoul, Korea (2018)Scientific Committee,

*Workshop on Groups, Geometry and Dynamical System*(ICM 2018 satellite), Montevideo, Uruguay (2018)Organizer,

*IBS Undergraduate Mathematics Festival*, 2015.Organizer,

*East Asian Conference on Algebraic Topology 6*(EACAT-6), Daejeon, Korea, 2015.Organizer,

*Geometric Group Theory Workshop*, Seaes Hotel, Jeju Island, Korea Dates January 22 - 24, 2015.Organizer,

*Geometry on Groups and Spaces*(ICM 2014 Satellite), Daejeon, Korea, 2014

## Teaching

### Seoul National University

Algebraic Structure of Diffeomorphism Groups (graduaute course), Spring 2018. Dynamics on the Circle (graduate course), Spring 2016.

Geometry on Infinite Groups (graduate course), Fall 2014.

Mathematics and recitation 1, 2 (non-math majors Calculus), Spring and Fall 2014. Calculus 1 and 2 (math majors), Spring and Fall 2015, 2018.

Topology 1, 2 (undergraduate), Spring and Fall 2015. Mathematics for Biology 1, 2, Spring and Fall 2016. Algebraic Topology 1, Fall 2016, 2018.

### KAIST

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Education 3.0 Calculus I, Spring 2012, Spring 2013 â€“ a discovery oriented course with bottom-up approach and multimedia integration.

Education 3.0 Calculus II, Fall 2012.

Algebraic Topology I (graduate course), Spring 2013.

Groups, Graphs and Geometry (graduate course), Spring 2012. Calculus II (Calculus of Several Variables), Fall 2011. Freshman Seminar, Fall 2011.

### Tufts University

Calculus II, Fall 2010.

Calculus III, Fall 2010 and Spring 2011.

### the University of Texas at Austin

Differential and Integral Calculus I, Spring 2008, Fall 2008 and Fall 2009. Differential and Integral Calculus II, Spring 2010.

Introduction to Number Theory, Summer 2009.

Probability I, Summer 2008 and Spring 2009.

Discrete Mathematics, Spring 2008.

Topics in Geometric Group Theory (graduate course), Spring 2010.

### Yale University

Calculus of Functions of One Variable, 2006 and 2007.

Introduction to Functions of Several Variables, 2006.

Calculus of Functions of Several Variables, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006.