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Jun Yang

Bishop-MacDermott Family Professor
Computer Science
Box 90129, Durham, NC 27708-0129
D308 LSRC, Durham, NC 27708


Jun's primary research interest lies in the area of databases and data-intensive computing. One of his current passions is computational journalism, the idea of leveraging computing to help preserve and advance journalism, especially in the public interest.

For Jun's publications, please see the publications page of his website. (The "Selected Publications" section below is NOT actively curated by himself.)

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Bishop-MacDermott Family Professor · 2020 - Present Computer Science, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences
Professor of Computer Science · 2014 - Present Computer Science, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences
Associate of the Duke Initiative for Science & Society · 2020 - Present Duke Science & Society, Initiatives

Education, Training & Certifications

Stanford University · 2001 Ph.D.
University of California, Berkeley · 1995 B.A.