Chang Suk Kim

Chang Suk Kim

Morrill Hall 106
Phone: 203.392.5191




  Fall 2015

Office Hours

Monday & Wednesday 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
Tuesday & Thursday  10:50 pm - 12:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

current courses:


Ph.D. in Library and Information Studies
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI

MLS in Library and Information Management
Emporia State University
Emporia, KS


Information Theory, Information System and Cognitive Science, Information Management/Systems Analysis, Human Computer Interaction and Usability Measurement, Programming Language



Kim, C. S. & Liu, J. (In progress), Information Search Task Difficulty: Ratings, Reasons, and Relations. Journal of American Society for Information and Science Technology

Liu, J., Kim, C.S. & Creel, C.  (2015), Exploring Search Task Difficulty Reasons in Different Task Types and User Groups. Information Processing and Management, 51 (2015) 273-285

Liu, J., Kim, C.S. & Creel, C. (2013) Why Do Users Feel Search Task Difficult? ASIST' 13: Proceedings of the 76th ASIST Annual Meeting: Beyond the Cloud: Rethinking Information Boundaries

Liu, J., & Kim, C. S. (2013), Why Do Users Perceive Search Tasks As Difficult? Exploring Difficulty in Different Task Types. HCIR (Human-Computer Interaction and Information Retrieval), ACM 978-1-4503-2570-7/13/10.

Kim, C. S. & Liu, J. (2012), Information Seeking Tasks: why are they difficult for searchers. Proceedings HCIR (Human-Computer Interaction and Information Retrieval) 2012, Cambridge MA