Kyungim Baek

Associate Professor
Department of Information and Computer Sciences
University of Hawai'i at Manoa
Pacific Ocean Science and Technology (POST) Building, Room #317
1680 East-West Road, Honolulu, HI 96822

Office: POST 314F
Phone: (808) 956-8560
Fax: (808) 956-3548
E-mail: kyungim(AT)

I am an Associate Professor in the Information and Computer Sciences Department at the University of Hawai'i at Manoa and a co-PI of the Bioinformatics Laboratory (BiL) in the department. During 2010-2013, I was an Associate Director of the Bioinformatics Core of COBRE, Pacific Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Research. Prior to my current appointment, I was a Postdoctoral Research Scientist at the Laboratory for Intelligent Imaging and Neural Computing (LIINC) at Columbia University between 2002 and 2005. I received my Ph.D. in Computer Science from Colorado State University in 2002, my M.Sc. in Computer Science, and B.Sc. in Mathematics from Sogang University in 1996 and 1994 respectively.

My research interests are in the following areas: More information on my research in Bioinformatics can be found on the BiL website.

All publications are listed in my publications page.

Teaching at UH