Meet Hyunglok! He will graduate with his MSDS in 2021.
Pronouns: he, him
Q: Where is your hometown?
A: Seoul, South Korea
Q: What was your undergraduate degree (major), school, and year of graduation?
A: B.S., Civil and Environmental Engineering, Hanyang University, 2012
Q: Any post graduate degrees?
A: M.S., Water Resources, Sunngkyunkwan University, 2016 / Ph.D. student in the department of Engineering System and Environment, UVA
Q: If you worked full-time until recently, or are working now, please share your most recent/current employer and title?
A: Ph.D. student in the department of Engineering System and Environment, UVA
Q: What are you particularly interested in learning about data science?
A: I am particularly interested in learning DM, ANN, and parallel computing.
Q: How do you hope to use data science in a future career?
A: Gaining principal and advanced knowledge of Data Science will broaden my science perspective during my Ph.D. program and will help me develop into a competitive researcher in my future positions as a postdoc and professor.
Q: What is a fun fact about yourself?
A: From 2012 to 2014, I was with the Republic of Korean Army, commanding more than 200 soldiers as a platoon leader.