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Young B. Choi, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Business, Leadership, and Information Systems

Education

  • Interdisciplinary Ph.D., Computer Networking and Telecommunications, The University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • M.S., Computer Networking, The University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • M.S., Computer Science, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
  • B.S., Computer Science and Statistics, Chonnam National University, Korea

Honors and Awards

  • The Chancellor's Non-Resident Award of the University of Missouri-Kansas City, 1988
  • INTEROP '92 Networking Achievement Award in Education Category, 1992
  • Best Paper Award of the Track of HICSS-27, 1994
  • Best Paper Award of IEEE NOMS '96, 1996
  • Outstanding Contribution Award of the TeleManagement Forum, 1998
  • Best Practitioner Publication Award of James Madison University College of Business, 2006
  • Marquis Who's Who in the World, 2006, 2007
  • The 2000 Outstanding Scientists 2008/2009 by IBC (International Biographical Centre), Cambridge, England, 2008, 2009
  • The International Profiles of Accomplished Leaders of ABI (American Biographical Institute, Inc.), 2008

Classes Taught

  • ISYS 324: Network and Telecommunication Concepts
  • ISYS 331: Information Systems Security
  • ISYS 333: Systems Security
  • ISYS 336: Internet/Intranet Security
  • ISYS 408: Management of Information Security
  • ISYS 434: Network Defense and Security
  • ISYS 436: Contingency Planning and Disaster Recovery

Research Interests

Business, Service & Network Managements in Secure Telecom: Regent University Principal Contact of University Liaison Program & Outstanding Contributor of TM Forum, Computer/Network Security and Privacy, Pedagogical Issues in Information Systems and Security Technology Education

Teaching Philosophy

I teach at Regent University to help the students who can go make a difference to the troubled world based on the Christian faith and leadership with a widely open Global mind using Information Systems Technology.

Biography

Dr. Choi worked for Broadxent, Inc., a subsidiary of Singaporean multinational company CREATIVE Technology Ltd. as a Principal Engineer, Indian software consulting firm Birlasoft, Inc. as a Senor Systems Analyst, COMPAQ Computer Corporation (currently, Hewlett-Packard) as a Development Manager in Silicon Valley, California.

He also has been teaching and researching at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, James Madison University, The University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City Kansas Community College, ETRI (Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute), KAIST (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology), and Chonnam National University.

He served as an Associate Technical Editor of the IEEE Communications Magazine of the IEEE Communications Society for five years and has been working as an Editorial Board Member of the IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials and for many other international journals and conferences in computer networking and telecommunications fields.

He is a globetrotter and enjoys color pencil drawing during his leisure time. He has his own cyber gallery over the Internet. He enjoys color pencil drawings during his leisure time and international travels, essay writings, music listening, international professional soccer league games watching and analysis, writing poems using languages such as Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, English, and Korean, and learning Latin.

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