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Jin-Hee Cho

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Portrait of Jin-Hee Cho of Virginia Tech

Current University
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Research Areas

Trust management, moving target defense, defensive deception, metrics and measurements, network performance analysis, resource allocation, agent-based modeling, uncertainty reasoning and analysis, decision making under uncertainty, network science, information fusion and credibility, and social network analysis.


Cho is an associate professor in Virginia Tech’s Department of Computer Science, and a director of Tech’s Trustworthy Cyberspace Lab (tClab). 

Previously, she was a computer scientist in the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, and was adjunct faculty at George Washington University. 

She received best paper awards in IEEE TrustCom, BRIMS, IEEE GLOBECOM, and IEEE CogSIMA. She is a winner of the IEEE Communications Society William R. Bennett Prize in the Field of Communications Networking. She was selected for the 2013 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers. She is a senior member of the IEEE and a member of the ACM. 

She holds a bachelor’s and a master’s in social work, and a master’s and a Ph.D. in computer science.

Alma Maters

Ewha Womans University

Washington University

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