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Honors & Awards

Honorable Mention Best Paper Award (May 2023)

IEEE-ETHICS 2023 Conference

For the paper titled "Exploring approaches to artificial intelligence governance: From ethics to policy"

2023 Apprentice Faculty Grant (April 2023)

American Society for Engineering Education, Educational Research and Methods (ERM) Division

+Policy Research Fellowship (October 2022 - Current)

Institute for Society, Culture, and Environment - Policy Destination Area, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg VA, USA

For the research project titled "Exploring AI ethics policy concerns and career pathways of the AI professionals with
policy training experience"

Lillian Gilbreth Postdoctoral Fellowship (August 2022 - July 2024)* offered but declined to join Virginia Tech

College of Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette IN, USA

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College of Engineering Outstanding Graduate Student Research Award (April 2022)

College of Engineering, Purdue University

Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship (March 2022 - May 2022)

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Washington DC, USA

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Bilsland Dissertation Fellowship (Summer 2021 & Spring 2022)

College of Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette IN, USA

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Finalist, Engineering Ethics Division Best Paper Award (July 2021)

ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition

For the paper titled "Encountering engineering ethics in the workplace: Stories from the trenches"

Best Formal Paper by a Graduate Student Award (Feb. 2020)

Association for Practical and Professional Ethics

For the paper titled "Promoting professional socialization: A synthesis of Durkheim, Kohlberg, Hoffman, and Haidt for professional ethics education"

Finalist, Benjamin Dasher Best Paper Award (Oct. 2018)

IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference

For the paper titled "Investigating moral disengagement among first-year engineering students"

Explorer Fellowship (Fall 2017) 

School of Engineering Education, Purdue University, West Lafayette IN, USA


Creativity Development and Application Student Fellowship (Fall 2015)

Creativity Engineering Institute, Seoul, South Korea


National Scholarship (Spring 2013 - Fall 2016)

Korea Student Aid Foundation, Seoul, South Korea

Yonsei Scholarship (Spring 2013 - Fall 2016)

Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea

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