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πŸ‘¨πŸ»β€πŸŽ“ Education

Carnegie Mellon University (CMU)
PhD in Mechanical Engineering with Jon Cagan & Phil Leduc
Anomaly Classification Through Automated Grammar Representation
Pittsburgh πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
2017 expected
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
Masters of Science in Industrial Design
Broadening the Definition of Creative Use for Integration with Design
Daejeon πŸ‡°πŸ‡·
2010
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT)
Bachelors of Design in Industrial Design, first class honors
Design for the interested masses
Melbourne πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί
2007
Zhejiang University (ZJU)
Exchange Student for 1 year in Industrial Design
Hangzhou πŸ‡¨πŸ‡³
2006

πŸ‘¨πŸ»β€πŸ”¬ Selected Research and Work Experience

PhD Thesis: Anomaly Classification Through Automated Grammar Representation
Introduced automated grammar induction for structured data
Developed classifiable representation based on grammars
Patent in processing
CMU
2013 - 17
Team Member, Stanford Crowd Research Collective
We developed governance and reputation management for crowdsourcing
We introduced new crowdsourcing platform: Daemo
Stanford University
2016 - 17
Research Mentor, iSchool Inclusion Institute
Led team exploring product review based design optimization
Led team exploring facilitating rapid crowd research on-boarding
University of Pittsburgh
2014 - 17
Visiting Scholar, Cultural Technology
Architected Facebook app correlating social activity with depression
KAIST
2012
Lead Designer, Adaptive Equipment
Developed new products and medical devices, streamlined operations
Summer jobs over several years
Gainesville πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
2003 - 12

πŸ‘¨πŸ»β€πŸ« Teaching

Future Faculty Program, completion expected summer 2017
A program of the Eberly Center for Teaching Excellence at CMU
CMU
2013 - 17
Senior Design, teaching assistant
Supported students developing novel products
Was nominated for teaching assistance award
CMU
2013 - 14
Design Product System, teaching assistant
Supported students developing novel products
KAIST
2011
Emotional Design, teaching assistant
Supported students developing emotional design experiments
KAIST
2009

πŸ† Awards

Red Dot Design Award, awarded 2 times
2006 & 2009
Australian Youth Delegation to China, invitee of President Hu Jintao
2007
FIRST Robotics Competition, First Prize Alliance SE Region
2001

πŸ‘¨πŸ»β€βœˆοΈ Leadership

Vice president of Finance, CMU Graduate Student Assembly, CMU
2014 - 15
Founder and Director, TEDxKAIST (and supported other TEDx in Korea)
2009 - 12

πŸ’‚πŸ» Service

πŸ“š Selected Publications

Whiting, M.E., Cagan, J. and LeDuc, P., 2017. Efficient Probabilistic Grammar Induction for Design. AI EDAM, Forthcoming.
Mark E. Whiting, Dilrukshi Gamage, Shirish Goyal, Aaron Gilbee, Dinesh Majeti, Angela Richmond-Fuller, Mohamed Hashim Salih, Tejas Seshadri Sarma, Vinayak Mathur, Manoj Pandey, Snehalkumar (Neil) S. Gaikwad, Rajan Vaish and Michael S. Bernstein. Designing A Constitution for a Self-Governing Crowdsourcing Marketplace. 2017. CI 2017: Collective Intelligence.
Dilrukshi Gamage, Mark E. Whiting, Thejan Rajapakshe, Haritha Thilakarathne, Indika Perera, and Shantha Fernando. 2017. Improving Assessment on MOOCs Through Peer Identification and Aligned Incentives. In Proceedings of the Fourth ACM conference on Learning @ Scale (L@S '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA. DOI: 10.1145/3051457.3054013
Mark E. Whiting, Dilrukshi Gamage, Snehalkumar (Neil) S. Gaikwad, Aaron Gilbee, Shirish Goyal, Alipta Ballav, Dinesh Majeti, Nalin Chhibber, Angela Richmond-Fuller, Freddie Vargus, Tejas Seshadri Sarma, Varshine Chandrakanthan, Teogenes Moura, Mohamed Hashim Salih, Gabriel Bayomi Tinoco Kalejaiye, Adam Ginzberg, Catherine A. Mullings, Yoni Dayan, Kristy Milland, Henrique Orefice, Jeff Regino, Sayna Parsi, Kunz Mainali, Vibhor Sehgal, Sekandar Matin, Akshansh Sinha, Rajan Vaish, and Michael S. Bernstein. 2017. Crowd Guilds: Worker-led Reputation and Feedback on Crowdsourcing Platforms. In Proceedings of the 2017 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 1902-1913. DOI: 10.1145/2998181.2998234
Snehalkumar (Neil) S. Gaikwad, Mark E. Whiting, Dilrukshi Gamage, Catherine A. Mullings, Dinesh Majeti, Shirish Goyal, Aaron Gilbee, Nalin Chhibber, Adam Ginzberg, Angela Richmond-Fuller, Sekandar Matin, Vibhor Sehgal, Tejas Seshadri Sarma, Ahmed Nasser, Alipta Ballav, Jeff Regino, Sharon Zhou, Kamila Mananova, Preethi Srinivas, Karolina Ziulkoski, Dinesh Dhakal, Alexander Stolzoff, Senadhipathige S. Niranga, Mohamed Hashim Salih, Akshansh Sinha, Rajan Vaish, and Michael S. Bernstein. 2017. The Daemo Crowdsourcing Marketplace. In Companion of the 2017 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW '17 Companion). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 1-4. DOI: 10.1145/3022198.3023270
Whiting, Mark E., Cagan, J. and LeDuc, P., 2017. Automated Induction of General Grammars for Design. In Design Computing and Cognition'16. Springer, Cham. 267-278 DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-44989-0_15
Snehalkumar (Neil) S. Gaikwad, Durim Morina, Adam Ginzberg, Catherine Mullings, Shirish Goyal, Dilrukshi Gamage, Christopher Diemert, Mathias Burton, Sharon Zhou, Mark E. Whiting, Karolina Ziulkoski, Alipta Ballav, Aaron Gilbee, Senadhipathige S. Niranga, Vibhor Sehgal, Jasmine Lin, Leonardy Kristianto, Angela Richmond-Fuller, Jeff Regino, Nalin Chhibber, Dinesh Majeti, Sachin Sharma, Kamila Mananova, Dinesh Dhakal, William Dai, Victoria Purynova, Samarth Sandeep, Varshine Chandrakanthan, Tejas Sarma, Sekandar Matin, Ahmed Nasser, Rohit Nistala, Alexander Stolzoff, Kristy Milland, Vinayak Mathur, Rajan Vaish, and Michael S. Bernstein. 2016. Boomerang: Rebounding the Consequences of Reputation Feedback on Crowdsourcing Platforms. In Proceedings of the 29th Annual Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (UIST '16). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 625-637. DOI: 10.1145/2984511.2984542
Lee, J.H., Park, H.J, Lim, S., Kim, S.J., Jung, H. & Whiting, Mark E., 2010. A Formal Approach for the Interpretation of Cultural Content: Evolution of a Korean traditional pattern, Bosangwhamun. Proceedings of Computer Aided Architectural Design in Asia (CAADRIA), Hong-Kong Mar.
Whiting, Mark E. & Varadarajan, S., 2009. Early Exploration of Cloud Computing for Design Practice & Education. Proceedings of International Association of Societies of Design Research (IASDR), Seoul Nov.