Designer, Researcher, and Educator. His background is in design, specializing in graphic design. After receiving a Ph.D in Design Policy from U.Hongik in Seoul, Bongkeum spent time working at Carnegie Mellon University in the USA. He worked at CMU, as a Postdoctoral Researcher in HCI. He works primarily in interdisciplinary research and has been teaching courses in Design Studio, Design Methods, Interaction design, Graphic Design and Multimedia Animation. Jeong’s research interests are HCI (UI/UX design), visual communication, Aesthetics of Information design, and Interaction design. He has been working in an interdisciplinary research field since 2002.