Chul Sung is a research staff member at IBM T.J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, New York. He is in R&D team building Watson Tutor, an AI tutoring platform that helps students gain mastery and review topics in various courses. He is focused on working on algorithms that allow computers to process and understand human languages to design and develop Watson Education tutoring platforms including coreference resolution, text similarity/entailment, and short answer grading.
Chul Sung joined IBM in 2014, after receiving his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Texas A&M University. He is a recipient of several awards including Manager’s Choice Awards for his contributions in technologies for business analytics. His research has been published in numerous conferences and journals including IBM Journal of Research & Development.