Dr. Seok-Won Lee   
    Seok-Won Lee, Ph.D.

    Professor of Software Engineering/Artificial Intelligence 
Dept. of Software and Computer Engineering (Undergrad)
    Dept. of Applied Artificial Intelligence (Undergrad)
    Dept. of Artificial Intelligence (Grad)
    Dept. of Ajou University League Convergence Healthcare Medicine, Institute of Science and Technology, School of Medicine (Grad)
    Graduate School of Software (Grad)
    Ajou University
    San 5 Woncheon-dong, Youngtong-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 443-749, Republic of Korea
    Office:  Pal-Dal Hall #603
    Tel: +82-31-219-3548       Fax: +82-31-219-3679
    Email: leesw @ ajou. ac. kr 
    Lab: Knowledge-intensive Software Engineereing (NiSE) Lab, Pal-Dal Hall #913-1



Dr. Seok-Won Lee is currently a Full Professor in the Dept. of Software and Computer Engineering , Founding Chair of Dept. of Applied Artificial Intelligence, and Head of Graduate School of Software at Ajou University, Republic of Korea since 2012. Before his move to Korea (after spending 20+ years in the United States) he was a faculty member in the Dept. of Information Systems & Cyber Security, College of Business at the University of Texas at San Antonio during 2011-2012 and a visiting faculty at the University of Nebraska -  Lincoln during 2010-11. He was a faculty member in the Dept. of Software and Information Systems at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte during 2003 - 2010. Prior to joining to the UNC Charlotte, he was affiliated with Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC, Northern Virginia), IBM T.J. Watson Research Center (Hawthorn Lab, New York), George Mason University (Fairfax, Virginia) and the University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania). He has received his B.Sc. in Computer Science from Dongkuk University at Seoul, Republic of Korea, M.Sc. in Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence) from University of Pittsburgh at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Ph.D. in Information Technology (Software Engineering) from George Mason University at Fairfax, Virginia.

Dr. Lee's areas of specialization include software engineering with specific expertise in ontological requirements engineering and domain modeling, knowledge engineering with specific expertise in knowledge acquisition, machine learning and knowledge-based systems, and information assurance with specific expertise in software security & privacy. He serves as chairs, organizers, editors and the program committee members for numerous journals, conferences, and workshops in software requirements engineering, secure software engineering and many other related areas such as critical infrastructure protection, service-oriented computing, visual analytics and self-adaptive software systems. He has published more than 200 refereed articles. He is a senior member of IEEE, ACM and AAAI.  

Since the period of UNC Charlotte, he established and has been leading the
Knowledge-intensive Software Engineering Research Group (NiSE).  

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