Personnel Profile

Dr. Young Lee, Associate Professor & Program director of Phase I Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program: Future STEM Teachers in South Texas (F(ST)2)

Dr. Young Lee

Dr. Young Lee received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in Computer Science from Hallym University, South Korea, and the Ph.D. degree in Computer Science and Software Engineering from Auburn University. He worked as a Research Engineer in Agency for Defense Development (ADD) in South Korea from 1991 to 1998. He is currently working as an Associate Professor in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science department at Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Kingsville, TX. His current research interests include Software Metrics, Software Visualization, Mobile Application Programming, Health Information System, and K-12 STEM Teacher Preparation, and K-12 STEM Teacher Preparation.

Teaching: Dr. Young Lee has taught or is teaching Software Engineering, Operating Systems, Object-Oriented Design and Programming, and Mobile Application Programming courses. He developed the Mobile Application Programming Laboratory with support of University College/Office of Title V Program/PPOHA Internal Equipment Grant and registered on the apple university course.

Research and Scholarship: Dr. Lee has been conducting research in the field of software metrics, software evolution, software visualization, STEM education, and health information. He recently got an award from National Science Foundation (NSF) for “Phase I Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program: Future STEM Teachers in South Texas (F(ST)2)” project as PI in the amount of $1,199,731. Additionally, he has been awarded a grant from Health Resource and Services Administration (HRSA), for "HINSTX Rural Health HIT Network Programproject as PI in the amount of $775,775, and “Development of Texas Animal Control Association Membership Management System” as PI from Texas Animal Control Association and “Construction Scheduling with Primavera P6 for Kiewit Olympus TLP project" grant as PI from Kiewit Offshore Services, Ltd. Since he joined the TAMUK, he has published 8 refereed journal papers,15 refereed proceeding papers, 8 refereed abstracts, and 3 book chapters.

Research Interest: Software Engineering, Software Visualization, Software Metrics, Automated Software tools, STEM Education, Health Information

Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
EC 260
MSC 192 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: (361) 593-4219
fax: (361) 593-4026
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This page was last updated on: June 8, 2017