Awards and Honors

 

  Awards & Honors:

Office of Naval Research Summer Faculty Fellowship (Feb 2017)
Office of Naval Research Summer Faculty Research Program (ONR - SFRP)
Office of Naval Research (ONR)
 
A Most Influential Faculty Member (May 2016)
The Whitacre College of Engineering Honors Convocation
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409
 
Institute for Inclusive Excellence Fellow (Fall 2015 - Spring 2016) [link]
Division of Institutional Diversity, Equity & Community Engagement
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409
 
Texas Tech Alumni Association New Faculty Award - University Award (Apr 2015) [pdf]
The 2015 Faculty Honor Convocation
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409
 
TTU Undergraduate Research Conference Award - Top Poster Presenter (Apr 2014)
TTU Center for Active Learning and Undergraduate Engagement
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409
 
Texas Tech Parent Association Hemphill-Wells New Professor Excellence in Teaching Award Nominee (Oct 2013)
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409
 
Air Force Research Lab Summer Faculty Fellowship (Apr 2013)
Air Force Research Lab Summer Faculty Fellowship Program (AFRL - SFFP)
Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)
 
SIG-IT's Best Paper Award (Apr 2012)
2012 Annual Meeting, American Educational Research Association (AERA)
 
Governor's 2010 Individual Research Seed Grant Award (June 2007)
South Dakota Board of Regents
 
IEEE TCDP Student Travel Grant Award (Jun 2005)
International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 2005)

NSF Student Travel Grant Award (Oct 2004)
IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (MASS 2004)
 
Best Paper Candidate (Oct 2004)
IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (MASS 2004)

Best Graduate Student Teaching Assistant Award (Mar 2002)
Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering
The Pennsylva
nia State University, University Park, PA 16802

CoManage Award for Excellence in Networking (Jan 2000)
CoManagement Corporation, U.S.A.
Dept. of Computer Science
and Engineering
The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802

Summa Cum Laude (Feb 1996)
Dept. of Computer Science
Hankuk Aviation University, Kyungkido, Korea

 

  Certificates:

Summer Teaching Academy (June 2007)
Successfully completing all required coursework and training
South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD 57007

Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence (May 2003)
Successfully completing The Penn State Course in College Teaching
The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802

1st Degree of Information Technology (Aug 1995)
National Technical Qualification Certificate, Seoul, Korea