Princeton University Princeton, NJ
 2008-2011, 2013-Present
 (Mandatory Service in Korea 2011-2013)
  PhD Candidate in Economics
  MA in Economics

University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI
 2005-2008 (3 years)
  MA in Mathematics
  BA with Highest Distinction
    in Economics
        Interdisciplinary Physics
        Mathematics (with Highest Honors)

Work Experience

RA for Benjamin Moll
 2014 - Present
Mandatory Service in Korea
 2011 - 2013
RA for Sylvain Chassang
RA for Markus Brunnermeier and Yuliy Sannikov
Intern at Monitor Group
  • Conduct a benchmark analysis to prepare new market strategies for the client
  • Research a foreign HVAC market to prepare entry strategies for the client
Statistical Researcher at Woori Bank
 Summer 2007
  • Statistically evalueate the competitiveness of the bank's current credit risk premium
  • Statistically estimate changes in the credit risk associated with general economic conditions


Towbes Prize for Outstanding Teaching
 PU 2015
Princeton University Graduate Fellowship
 PU 5 Years
M.S. Keeler Department of Mathematics Merit Scholarship
 UM 4 Years
Sumner Myers Award in Analysis
 UM 2008
Phi Beta Kappa
James B. Angell Scholar
 UM 2007
Department of Mathematics Alumni Scholarship Award
 UM 2007
 Boulder HS 2005


Junior Independent Work
 PU Fall 2015, Spring 2016
ECON 349: Public Economics (TA)
 PU Fall 2015
ECON 348: Great Depression (TA)
 PU Spring 2014
ECON 300: Intermediate Microecnomics (TA)
 PU Fall 2010, 2013, 2014
MATH 389: "Mathematical Research" (Mentor/TA)
 UM Winter 2008
PHYS 453: Quantum Mechanics (Undergraduate TA)
 UM Fall 2007


Korean (native), English (fluent)
MATLAB, C/C++, python, Julia


SOA exam: P, FM, MFE, C (CAS equivalent: 1,2,3F,4)