Soonil Kwon received his MS and PhD Degrees in Electrical Engineering from University of Southern California, USA, in 2000 and 2005, respectively. He is currently a Professor with the Department of Software, College of Software Convergence, Sejong University, Seoul, Korea. He is also the Head of the Interaction Technology Laboratory, Sejong University involved in research projects such as social data analysis, audio analysis, multi-modal data analysis and speech emotion recognition, speech recognition, speaker recognition, and speaker diarization. His research interests include speech recognition, affective computing, speech and audio processing. He has served as a Professional Reviewer for several well-reputed journals.


BS      Yonsei University                 Electronic Engineering
MS      Univ. of Southern California    Electrical Engineering
Ph.D    Univ. of Southern California    Electrical Engineering


Samsung Electronics                                 Senior Engineer
Korea Institute of Science and Technology                Senior Scientist