Career Profile

My research mainly focuses on modeling text coherence. Topics that interest me also include assessing text quality and bridging the gap between ML-based methods and human language processing.


PhD in Computational Linguistics

2018.11 - Now
Heidelberg University, Germany

MSc in Computer Science

2011 - 2013
Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea

BSc in Computer Science

2007 - 2011
Pusan National University, South Korea
  • Best Graduation Assignment Award: Detecting Counter Attack through Trajectory Analysis in Soccer Video


Research Internship

2018.05 - 2018.10
TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Multi-Documents Summarization at UKP lab under the supervison of Prof. Dr. Iryna Gurevych [slides]

Visting Researcher

2018.01 - 2018.04
L3S Research Center, Germany
  • iASIS Knowledge Graph project under the supervison of Prof. Dr. Soren Auer

Research Engineer

2013 - 2017
The Affiliated Institute of ETRI, South Korea
  • Lab name and projects are redacted for security reasons
  • Lab A(`13~`15): Critical Infrastructure (CI) Protection, data analysis for CI traffic
  • Lab B(`16~`17): Environmental sound classification, simulator for measuring GPS security device


  • Incremental Neural Lexical Coherence Modeling
    Sungho Jeon and Michael Strube
    The 28th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING20), Dec 2020
    [Paper] [Video (to appear)] [Code]
  • Centering-based Neural Coherence Modeling with Hierarchical Discourse Segments
    Sungho Jeon and Michael Strube
    The 2020 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP20), Nov 2020
    [Paper] [Video (to appear)] [Code]
  • Empirical Study of Drone Sound Detection in Real-Life Environment with Deep Neural Networks
    Sungho Jeon, Jong-Woo Shin, Young-Jun Lee, ..., Hae-Yong Yang
    26th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO17), Sep 2017
    [Paper] [Code]
  • Don’t Be Spoiled by Your Friends: Spoiler Detection in TV Program Tweets
    Sungho Jeon, Sungchul Kim, and Hwanjo Yu
    7th International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM13), Jul 2013