B.A. Korea University, Seoul, Rep. of Korea, Mass Communications
B.S. Korea University, Seoul, Rep. of Korea, Computer Science
M.S. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Applied Mathematics
M.S. McGill University, Montreal, Canada, Computer Science
Ph.D. McGill University, Montreal, Canada, Information Science
Automated information organization and classification
Informetrics – study of quantitative aspects of information
Social Network Analysis in research productivity and collaboration
Dr. Yi’s work can be found in several journals including:
Yi, K., Turner, R., & Turner, S. (2019) Investigating Technology-Integration Practices and Competencies of School Librarians. School Library Worldwide, 25(1), 35-56.
Yi, K., Choi, N. J., and Kim, Y. S. (2016). A Content Analysis of Twitter Hyperlinks and Their Application in Web Resource Indexing. Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology, 67(8), 1808-1821.
Yi, K. (2016). Collaborative Tagging for Collective Intelligence. In I. Lee (Ed.), Encyclopedia of E-Commerce Development, Implementation, and Management. (pp. 1957- 1969). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
Choi, N. J. and Yi, K. (2015). Raising the General Public’s Awareness and Adoption of Open Source Software through Social Q&A Interactions. Online Information Review, 39(1), 119-139.
Yi, K. and Turner, R. (2014). The Current Landscape of the School Librarianship Curricula in USA. Journal of Education in Library and Information Science, 55(4), 303-321.4
Yi, K. (2012). Harnessing the Collective Intelligence in Social Tagging with Delicious. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 63(12), 2488-2502.
Eastern Kentucky University, School Librarianship Program, Associate/Assistant Professor
University of Kentucky, School of Library and Information Science, Assistant Professor
McGill University, School of Information Studies, Instructor
Centre de Recherche Informatique de Montréal (CRIM), Research Associate
Korea Securities Dealers Association, Application Programmer
University Fellows, Eastern Kentucky University (2016)
University Funded Scholarship, Eastern Kentucky University (2012)
Nomination for Faculty Research Award, College of Communications and Information Studies, University of Kentucky (2010)
Nomination for Faculty Teaching Award, College of Communications and Information Studies, University of Kentucky (2010)
Best Conference Paper Award, the 6th International Conference on Knowledge Management, Hong Kong, December 3-4, 2009. “A Study of Evaluating the Value of Social Tags as Indexing Terms.”
College Research Activity Award for International Travel, College of Communications and Information Studies, University of Kentucky (8/2009; 10/2008; 2/2008; 4/2006)
College Research Activity Award for Research, College of Communications and Information Studies, University of Kentucky (April 2006)
Regular Summer Faculty Research Fellowship, University of Kentucky (2005) Tuition Waiver Fellowship, Government of Quebec, Canada (1994-1995; 1995-1996)
Academic Excellence Scholarship, Korea University, Seoul, Rep. of Korea (1983)