Hi, I'm Saebom

which means new spring

Saebom (April) Kwon is a UX design researcher. She is empathizer, learner, and problem solver. Originally from Seoul, she is now in Michigan for her study in Human-Computer Interaction and human-centered design.

She has worked on building mental models of how novice tech users manage their web accounts, designing a system that prevents social media abuse, and space design software that community members can participate in planning. Her out-of-work passion has always been dancing.

UX Portfolio
Publications
Land.Info: Interactive 3D Visualization for Public Space Design Ideation in Neighborhood Planning. Saebom Kwon, Shannon Sylte, Kidus Ayalneh Admassu, Mark Lindquist. CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems.
Tweety Holmes: A Browser Extension for Abusive Twitter Profile Detection. Saebom Kwon, Puhe Liang, Sonali Tandon, Jacob Berman, Pai-ju Chang, Eric Gilbert. CSCW 2018: ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing. Jersey City, New Jersey. Nov 2018. Demo Paper
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Us vs. Them: Understanding Artificial Intelligence Technophobia over the Google DeepMind Challenge Match. Changhoon Oh, Taeyoung Lee, Yoojung Kim, SoHyun Park, Saebom Kwon, Bongwon Suh. CHI 2017: ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Denver, Colorado. Apr 2017
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Guided Music Listening: Can a Virtual Character Help Us Appreciate Music Better? Saebom Kwon, Hyangsook Kim, Jusub Kim. HCIK 2017: HCI Korea Conference. Gangwon, South Korea. Jan 2017