Young Jae Jang

Associate Professor

Automation Engineering Laboratory

Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering 


Employment History

Associate Professor, KAIST, 2017.3 ~
Assistant Professor, KAIST, 2010.11~2017.2
Micron Technology, US Project Manager, 2007~2010


Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, MIT, 2007
M.S. Operations Research, MIT, 2001
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, MIT, 1999
B.S., Aerospace Engineering, Boston University, 1997

Published Book

Management Concert, Young Jae Jang, Businessbooks Press, 2010

  • A best seller in Business/Economics in the Kyobo Books Ranking – the largest book store chain in Korea

  • Written in Korean and published in Korea


Best Paper Award, International Conference on Intelligent Logistics and Manufacturing Systems (2013)
Korea Research Foundation Scholar’s Research Grant (2013)
KAIST Award for Revolutionary Research (2012)
Maekyung Daily Jung Junki Award (2011)
Korea Research Foundation Young Scholar’s Research Grant (2011)
Cost Reduction Best Practice Award – Micron Technology (2009)
Park Prize for the Best Research at the 4th International Conference on Axiomatic Design (2006)

Contact and More Info

Tel: 042-350-3130
Email: yjang (at) kaist (dot) edu / yjang (at) kaist (dot) ac (dot) kr
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