Faculty/Staff Directory

Myungjae Kwak

Associate Professor
School of Information Technology

Phone: 478.757.6682

Locations:
  • Macon - Professional Sciences and Conference Center - 314
    Phone: 478-757-6682
Office Hours: Tue 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Wed 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Thu 1:00 – 3:00 pm
or by appointment
Courses: Spring 2018
ITEC 3245 Database Principles
ITEC 4286 Web Applications Development
ITEC 5300 Web Design and Development
ITEC 6420 Distributed Enterprise Software Design & Development
Education: Ph.D., Information Systems and Technology - Claremont Graduate University (CGU)
M.S., Information Systems and Technology - Claremont Graduate University (CGU)
M.E., Computer Engineering - Information & Communications University (currently KAIST)
B.S., Economics - Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (HUFS)
Organizations: Software Development, Data Analytics
Awards and Honors: Dean's Award for Outstanding Scholarship 2014
Dean's Award for Outstanding Service 2014
Dean's Award for Outstanding Scholarship 2015
Dean's Award for Outstanding Teaching 2015
Dean's Award for Outstanding Scholarship 2017
Publications: Kang, K., Kwak, M, & Shin, S., “A Calculus of Virtual Community Knowledge Intentions: Anonymity, Perceived Network-Structure,” Journal of Computer Information Systems (Forthcoming).

Lee, I., Kwak, M, & Han, D., “A Dynamic k-Nearest Neighbor Method for WLAN-Based Positioning Systems,” Journal of Computer Information Systems, 56(4), p. 295-300, 2016.

Talmage, C., Casper, D., Hollifield, S., Brooks, J., Holland, J., Nylund, C., Choi, A., Kwak, M., “Tesla’s Revenge: A 2D Educational Adventure Game for Information Literacy and Student Engagement,” Proceedings of 19th of Southern Association for Information Systems Conference (SAIS), St. Augustine, FL, March 2016

Kwak, M., Yurov, K.M., and Floyd, K., “A 3D Learning Game to Foster Computational Thinking in K-12 Education”, 55th Annual International Association for Computer Information Systems Conference, Clearwater Beach, FL, October 2015.

Casper, D., Talmage, C., Hollifield, S., Nylund, C., & Kwak, M., “Chasing the Truth: An Educational Game for Information Literacy and Student Engagement,” Proceedings of 18th of Southern Association for Information Systems Conference (SAIS), Hilton Head, South Carolina, 2015.

Locke, T., Colon, P., & Kwak, M., “MRS: An Autonomous and Remote-Controlled Robotics Platform for STEM Education,” Proceedings of 18th of Southern Association for Information Systems Conference (SAIS), Hilton Head, South Carolina, 2015.
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Franks, S. & Kwak, M., “aMDFS: Automated Mobile Device Forensics System Using Python and Raspberry Pi,” Proceedings of 18th of Southern Association for Information Systems Conference (SAIS), Hilton Head, South Carolina, 2015.

Grayson, M., Kwak, M., & Choi, A. (2014). Automated Platform for Aggregation and Topical Sentiment Analysis of News Articles, Blogs, and Other Online Materials, Issues in Information Systems, 15(2), 350-358.

Yerby, J., Hollifield, S., Kwak, M., & Flyod, K. (2014). Development of Serious Games for Teaching Digital Forensics, Issues in Information Systems, 15(2), 335-343.

Yurov, K.M., Yurova Y.V., Kwak M., & Ku, C-H. (2014). The Effect of Psychological and Environmental Factors on Academic Performance of Video Gamers. Issues in Information Systems, 15(2), 393-398.

Yurov, K., Beasley, S., Kwak, M., and Floyd, K. (2014). “An initial study of educational game applications supporting the STEM education in K-12 systems”, Online Journal of Applied Knowledge Management, 2(1), 169-179.

Ku, C., Kwak, M., Yurov, K., and Yurova, Y., “A Study of the Influence of Gaming Behavior on Academic Performance of IT College Students”, Proceedings of 20th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), Savannah, Georgia, 2014.

Jang, W., Kwak, M., and Han, D., “A Network Link Prediction Model Based On Object-Object Match Method,” Proceedings of Southern AIS 2014 Conference, Macon, Georgia, 2014.

Williams, S., Yurov, K.M., Beasley S.W., Kwak, M., “Stakeholder Involvement in IT Projects Supporting K-12 Systems: Does Leadership Matter?,” Proceedings of Southern AIS 2014 Conference, Macon, Georgia, 2014.

M. Kwak, G. Leroy, J. D. Martinez, J. Harwell, “Development and evaluation of a biomedical search engine using a predicate-based vector space model,” Journal of Biomedical Informatics (JBI), Vol. 46, 929-939. 2013.

Yurov, K., Ku, C., Kwak, M., Blough, K., and Rhodes, R., “Preparing For a BYOD Environment in Healthcare Organizational Setting: Challenges, Opportunities and Solutions,” Proceedings of KM Conference, Serbia, June 2013.

M. Kwak, G. Leroy and M. Kim, "Development and Evaluation of a Triple Parser to Enable Visual Searching with a Biomedical Search Engine", International Journal of Biomedical Engineering and Technology (IJBET), Vol. 10, No. 4, 2012.

Bennett, A., Johnson, B., Kwak, M., and Choi, A., “Automated Evaluation of Fetal Cardiotocograms using Neural Network,” IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC) Conference, Seoul, Korea, October 14-17, 2012

Myungjae Kwak, Tomas Horan, and Hana Oh, “Applying Multi-Layered Analysis Framework on the Public Sector ICT Provision: An Illustration from a Municipal Wireless Network,” Proceedings of 42nd Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-42), Hawaii, Jan. 5-8, 2009

Myungjae Kwak, Woohyun Kang, Gondy Leroy, and Samir Chatterjee, “E-Transcript Web Services System Supporting Dynamic Conversion between XML and EDI,” Proceedings of 14th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), Toronto, Canada, August 14-17, 2008

Jaeyong Shim, Myungjae Kwak, and Dongsoo Han, “A Framework Supporting Dynamic Workflow Interoperation,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 3762, pp. 461 – 472, 2005.


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