Jooyeon Lee

# interdisciplinary researcher

About Me

About Me

I am interested in expanding the depth and breadth of the human experience by augmenting our abilities with Human Computer Interaction. My forte is creativity from broad interests, including Interaction Design, Machine Learning, and Cognitive Science.


Interaction Design


Machine Learning


Cognitive Science


Meta Perception



Multimedia Computing and Machine Learning Lab, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
Master’s Thesis: Perceptual Switch for Gaze Interaction


Underwood International College, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
Graduation Project: The Internet of Things with Laser Pointer Interaction

Research / Work Experiences

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Co-founder of ALTERENGO      FEB 2020 - PRESENT

Alterengo, Language Learning and Knowledge Sharing Platform, Seoul, Korea

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Visiting Student at FLUID INTERFACES LAB      AUG 2018 - FEB 2019

Media Lab, MIT, Massachusetts, U.S.

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Researcher at MCML LAB      FEB 2018 - AUG 2018

Multimedia Computing and Machine Learning Lab, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea

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Undergraduate Research Intern at MCML LAB      DEC 2014 - FEB 2016

Multimedia Computing and Machine Learning Lab, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea

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User Experience Research Intern at DAUM      JULY 2013 - JAN 2014

DAUM, Web Search Engine Company, Seoul, Korea

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Viral Marketing Intern at VINGLE      SEP 2012 - NOV 2012

Vingle, Online Community and SNS Startup, Seoul, Korea


J. Lee, et al., Perceptual switch for gaze interaction, ACM UIST, Oct. 2018

Eye tracking input method using bistable illusion UI, Patent pending in Korea, June 2017

J. Lee, et al., Peripersonal space in virtual reality: navigating 3D space with different perspectives, ACM UIST, Oct. 2016

J. Lee, et al., Gaze Analysis of Avatar-based Navigation with Different Perspectives in 3D Virtual Space, International Conference on Human-Agent Interaction (HAI), Oct. 2015

J. Lee, et al., EEG Analysis on 3D Navigation in Virtual Reality with Different Perspectives, International Conference on International Conference on Human-Agent Interaction (HAI), Oct. 2015

J.Y. Ju, J.S. Yoo, J. Lee, and H. Kwon, Breadcrumb SNS: Asynchronous Empathy Chat for Smart City Residents, International Conference on Mobile Computing and Ubiquitous Networking, pp. 13-18, Jan. 2015


First Place in the Bose Idea Challenge held by Bose and MIT, Nov. 2018

Recipient of full-scholarship for master program at Yonsei University, 2016-2018

Finalist in the Wearable Computer Competition held by KAIST and Samsung Electronics, Nov. 2015

Third place award for Software Design Capstone Graduation Project at Computer Science Department, Yonsei University, Nov. 2015

Grand Prize Winner at Soorim Cultural Foundation Idea Contest held by the Soorim Cultural Foundation scholarship, Aug. 2015

Recipient of full-scholarship with GPA 4.27, Dec. 2012; One-third scholarship with GPA with 4.06, June 2015

Semi-finalist in the HULT prize held by HULT & Clinton Global Initiative, Nov. 2014

Third prize winner at the Tomorrow Solutions Competitions held by Samsung Electronics and The Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning, Dec. 2013

Selected for Yonsei UIC Global Research Program and conducted interviews with the IT managers of Google, Apple, Cisco, IDEO, Frog, and Pixar in Silicon Valley, California, U.S., funded by Yonsei University, Aug. 2013

First prize winner at the Campus CEO Entrepreneurship Competition held by Seoul Business Agency and Seoul City Hall, Jan 2013