Intern, Accessibility Engineer

JooYoung Seo is a Ph.D candidate in the Learning, Design, and Technology program at the Pennsylvania State University, and internationally certified accessibility professional whose research and development focuses on accessible computing for all. He identifies as a software engineer and data scientist who is blind, and conducts research in the learning sciences, computer-supported collabrative learning and human-computer interaction. His dissertation employs quantitative ethnography, which combines reproducible data science, computational linguistics and machine learning with conventional ethnographic perspectives to analyze large-scale mailing archives produced by the National Federation of the Blind (NFB).