Jakyung Seo
Lecturer: Transnational Aesthetics and the impact on the Lighting Designer’s Process  
Jakyung Seo (Lighting Designer/ MFA, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) is an Assistant Professor of Lighting Design & Technology at the University of Cincinnati.  She has taught lighting, sound design and various computer programs at California State University–Fresno, University of Toledo and at Kyung Sung University in Korea.  While teaching, she has also worked as a professional lighting designer and assistant lighting designer in regional theatres including Steppenwolf, Congo Square, New World and Lodestone Theatre in LA.  Ms. Seo has numerous professional design credits in South Korea and Japan such as Medusacus, The Can, Spring My Hometown and What We Want, which was awarded the best prize at The International Dance Festival in Saitama, Japan.
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