Wookhee Min is a Research Scientist in Department of Computer Science at North Carolina State University. He received a B.S. in Computer Science from Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea and worked for Samsung Electronics in South Korea for four and half years as R&D staff. He received a M.S. and Ph.D. in Computer Science under the direction of Dr. James Lester at North Carolina State University.
Dr. Min’s research focuses on artificial intelligence with an emphasis on game-based learning environments. Specifically he is interested in student modeling such as predicting student competencies, affect, and learning goals. He is also interested in multimodal learning analytics investigating a suite of data streams including speech and facial expressions, and research on procedural content generation to dynamically create student-adaptive learning environments. Additionally, he is interested in natural language processing, investigating a range of research problems such as dialogue act classification, dialogue breakdown detection, noisy text normalization, and short answer assessment.