Jin Yong Kim smiles and poses for a portrait.

Jin Yong Kim

PhD Student



Personal Pronouns


Jin is an Industrial and Operations Engineering Ph.D. student at the University of Michigan, advised by Dr. Xi Jessie Yang.

Research Interests

Jin’s research interests include human-technology interaction, user experience design, and assistive technology. His future goal is to conduct human factors research to improve human-technology interaction for people with disabilities and the aging population.


  • B.S.E., Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan – April 2021

Professional Service

  • Human Factors and Ergonomics Society student chapter
  • IOE Student Leadership Board
  • IOE DEI Committee.