Jo, Sungho

School of Computing
College of Engineering

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– Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, MIT 2006.
– S.M. in Mechanical Engineering, MIT 2001.
– B.S. in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering , Seoul Nat’l Univ. 1999.


– KAIST Institute for Artificial Intelligence.
– KAIST Robotics Program.


Sungho Jo received the B.S. degree in school of mechanical & aerospace engineering from the Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, in 1999, the S.M. in mechanical engineering, and Ph.D. in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA, in 1999 and 2006 respectively. While pursuing the Ph.D., he was associated with the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), Laboratory for Information Decision and Systems (LIDS), and Harvard-MIT HST NeuroEngineering Collaborative. Before joining the faculty at KAIST, he worked as a postdoctoral researcher at MIT media laboratory. Since December in 2007, he has been with the School of Computing at KAIST, where he is currently Full Professor. He is  associated with KAIST Institute for AI and KAIST Institute for Robotics as well. He is also an adjunct professor of KAIST Robotics Program. His research interests include Robotic Intelligence, Augmented Intelligence, Neuro-Hybrid Intelligence, etc.

Research Interests

– Intelligent Robotics, Deep Robotic Learning

– Wearable Intelligence

– Neuro-Hybrid Intelligence; Brain-Computer Interface

– Healthcare Intelligence