Shi Johnson-Bey CV

Education

2020 - Present
Doctor of Philosophy, Computational Media
University of California - Santa Cruz
Advisors: Michael Mateas, Noah Wardip-Fruin
2017- 2019
Master of Science, Biomedical Engineering
Carnegie Mellon University
Advisor: Pulkit Grover
2013- 2017
Bachelor of Science, Computer Science
Bachelor of Science, Neuroscience
University of Delaware

Publications

YearTitleDownload
2021Centrifuge: A Visual Tool for Authoring Sifting Patterns for Character-Based Simulationist Story Worlds
2020A novel approach towards computing global maps for multi-robotic operations in tactical environments
2018Head movements are correlated with other measures of visual attention at smaller spatial scales
2017Head movements during visual exploration of natural images in virtual reality

Talks

2021AIIDE 21, PLIE Workshop, "Centrifuge: A Visual Tool for Authoring Sifting Patterns for Character-Based Simulationist Story Worlds"
2018National Cyber Security Alliance: "Interview with Dr. Charles Johnson-Bey, Director of Cyber Innovations, Lockheed Martin and Shi Johnson-Bey, Graduate Student, Carnegie Mellon University"

Press

06/2019
10/2011Thomson, C., "'Cyber Challenge' encourages teen hackers to seek security jobs". The Baltimore Sun

Committees and Leadership Positions

2022
AIIDE-22 Experimental AI in Games (EXAG) Workshop Organizer
2022
International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling (ICIDS) Publicity Chair
2021
AIIDE-21 Artifact Evaluation Committee
2015 -2016
UD Computer animation and Game Design Club President
2014 - 2016
University of Delaware Mascot Team Captain
2014 - 2017
UD RISE Program Student Advisory Council

Awards, Honors, and Fellowships

2018 - 2019
ORAU Journeyman Fellow @ US Army Research Lab, Human Research & Engineering Directorate
2018
Carnegie Mellon University Graduate Small Research Grant
2017
ORAU Summer Journeyman Fellow @ US Army Research Lab, Human Research & Engineering Directorate
2017
UD Computer Information Sciences Department, Steven Geracimos Memorial Reward
2015 - 2016
Microsoft Student Partner @ University of Delaware
2015
UD College of Engineering, Elbert C. Wisener RISE Corporate Friends Award

Teaching Positions

Winter 2022, Spring 2022
Teaching Assistant, CMPM 80K: Foundations of Video Game Design, UC Santa Cruz
Fall 2021
Teaching Assistant, CMPM 176: Game Systems
Spring 2017
Undergraduate Teaching Assistant, CISC 181: Intro to Computer Science II, University of Delaware

Research Positions

06/2021 - 08/2021
Part-time Research Staff @ American University, Computer Science Dept.
08/2019 - 06/2020
Research Software Engineer @ US Army Research Lab, Computer Information Sciences Directorate, Adaptive Computing Lab
10/2017 - 05/2019
Graduate Student @ Carnegie Mellon University, ECE Department, Neural Web Group
06/2015 - 08/2015
Research Intern @ Johns Hopkins University, Mind Brain Institute, Computational Neuroscience Lab

Software Engineering Positions

07/2021 - Present
Co-Founder & Lead Web Developer @ Jyackl LLC, Baltimore MD
06/2016 - 08/2016
Software Engineer Intern @ SevOne, Newark DE