Ilmi Yoon

Professor, Computer Science, San Francisco State University

Professor Ilmi Yoon, Professor of Computer Science at San Francisco State University (SFSU), is an expert in gamification and game development, particularly in interactive media, 3D over the Internet, and network information visualization. She has developed “DeBugger” Multiplayer Online Game for Educating Computer Science since 2011 and started to focus on various computational education research. She is co-PI of NSF INCLUES and a PI of CAWIT (Center for Advancing Wamen in IT) PINC (Promoting Inclusivity in Computing) project.

She has been PI or co-PI on multiple NSF awards.


  • Computer Science Education
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Graphics/Visualization