Jongwook Kim, Ph.D.
Jongwook Kim joined Iona as a faculty member in 2017. He received his Ph.D. and MS in Computer Science from The University of Texas at Austin. His undergraduate work was done at Korea University. He is interested in automated software development using program analysis and transformation techniques. He has research experience in software refactorings, design patterns, software product lines and model-driven engineering with publications at multiple flagship conferences including ICSE, ICSME and SPLC. He is the author of the state-of-the-art refactoring engines that increased refactoring speed by an order of magnitude over Eclipse Java Development Tools (JDT) refactorings and the first feature-aware refactoring engine that can apply object-oriented refactorings to software product lines in Java.