Hyerin Bak

Hyerin Bak

  • Teaching Faculty II, School of Information Studies


Ph.D., School of Information, Florida State University
MSLIS, Syracuse University
B.S., Library and Information Science, Pusan National University in South Korea
B.S., Global Studies, Pusan National University in South Korea


Hyerin Bak is a teaching faculty at the School of Information Studies, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She completed her Ph.D. degree in the School of Information at Florida State University. She has teaching experience in various subjects with undergraduates majoring in information technology, such as information systems and web application development. Her research interests focus on media/information literacy instruction and learning assessment. She is interested in studying individuals’ information behaviors surrounding misinformation and how to support them to use reliable information.

Courses Taught

INFOST 340 Introduction to Systems Analysis
INFOST 440 Web Application Development