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Hosung Song

Part-Time Lecturer - Seattle

Contact

Mailing Address

Northeastern University
ATTN: Hosung Song, 109 SEA
401 Terry Ave North
Seattle, WA 98109

Education

  • PhD in Computer Science and Engineering, University of Michigan
  • MS in Electrical Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology – Korea
  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology – Korea

Biography

Professor Song is currently working as a software engineer in Microsoft’s Azure cloud business. Prior to joining Microsoft, he was a tenured associate professor of computer science at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. He received his PhD in computer science and engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. His BS and MS degrees are in electrical engineering from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology. Before coming to US for his doctoral degree, he worked at Samsung SDS as a systems engineer. His experiences in both academia and industry and also in both computer science and a non-computer science major gave him some unique insight regarding how one should develop their career in this field. He recently started teaching part-time, after missing the joy of learning and sharing, and enjoys it very much.

Field of research/teaching

  • CS5800 – Algorithms

What is your educational background?

Breadths in electrical engineering, computer engineering, and computer science even extending to theoretical computer science.