Concentration: Human Development and Public Policy
Mentor: Kostadin Kushlev
Kibum Moon is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Psychology at Georgetown University, where he works under Dr. Kostadin Kushlev. His prior educational background includes a double major in Psychology and Science Technology Studies for his bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Korea University. In addition to his academic pursuits, Kibum has also held a position as a data scientist, where he worked on various projects to promote college students’ well-being through machine learning and deep learning algorithms. His research interests focus on investigating the effect of digital technology on well-being, specifically within the context of daily life, and developing interventions to improve well-being. He is also dedicated to finding ways to integrate data science techniques within psychological science to enhance research capabilities.