Visiting Research Fellow

PhD, University of Maryland at College Park


Dr Hyunjoo Eom is a Visiting Research Fellow in the Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities at the Singapore University of Technology and Design. She received her Ph.D. from University of Maryland at College Park in 2021. Since then, She has been working as a Postdoctoral Researcher at Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology in South Korea. Her interests include the Spatial Segregation, Jobs-Housing Mismatch, and community development. Currently, she is working on a project that examines the pedestrian safety behaviors using Virtual Reality scenarios with her colleagues at UNIST.


In LKYCIC, she will work closely with Dr Belinda Yuen and her team in conducting research on Cities and Innovation and comparative study of smart cities in different countries, and develop new research projects in Singapore and Korea.