College of Staten Island
 The City University of New York
  Soon Ae Chun

Soon Ae Chun

Office : Building 3N Room 226
Phone : 718.982.2931
Fax : 718.982.2965
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Degrees :
PhD, Rutgers University
MBA, Rutgers University
MS/MA, SUNY Buffalo
BA, Busan National University, Busan, Korea

Biography / Academic Interests :
Soon Ae Chun is a professor of Information Systems and a Graduate Center doctoral faculty member of Computer Science at the City University of New York, College of Staten Island. She is the director of the Information Security Research and Education Lab (iSecure Lab) sponsored by NSF. She has served as an area chair of the Information Systems program, and was the recipient of the 2014 Dolphin Award for Outstanding Scholarly Achievement by a Member of the Full-Time Faculty. She is the current President-Elect for the Digital Government Society (2014-2015).

Professor Chun's research interests include Security and Privacy, Semantic Web, Data Integration, Social Data Analytics and Workflow. Dr. Chun's current research projects include the development of a cyber security ontology, a Linked Data development of multi-modal cybersecurity educational data, and research on social data analytics in the Healthcare domain. Her research has been sponsored by NSF, NOAA, a New Jersey State Agency, and PSC-CUNY.

She serves as an editorial board member for many journals, and additionally serves as a reviewer for numerous journals, conferences, and proposals. Dr. Chun has served as an organization member for many international conferences, including the general chairs at the International Conference on Digital Government Research and the IFIP conference of Database and Applications Security and Privacy (2013), a track chair of the Semantic Web Applications at ACM Symposium of Applied Computing (2014), and a program chair of the International Conference on Digital Government Research (2008, 2009 & 2011).

Professor Chun is an IEEE senior member, a member of ACM, the Digital Government Society, and the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society.

Scholarship / Publications :
Professor Chun has published in security and database journals, such as Journal of Computer Security, IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, Journal of Distributed and Parallel Databases, Journal of Information Sciences, as well as applied informatics journals such as Government Information Quarterly, Information Polity, and International Journal of Computational Models and Algorithms in Medicine.  She has published a number of conference papers and book chapters, and she edited several journal special issues and conference proceedings.