Professor Miryung Kim has been selected as one of the 2021 Distinguished Members of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). The 63 new Distinguished Members work at leading universities, corporations, and research institutions around the world. 

The ACM Distinguished Member program recognizes up to 10% of ACM worldwide membership based on professional experience as well as significant achievements in the computing field. To be nominated, a candidate must have at least 15 years of professional experience in the computing field, five years of continuous professional ACM membership, and have achieved a significant level of accomplishment, or made a significant impact in the field of computing, computer science, and/or information technology. In addition, a Distinguished Member is expected to serve as a mentor and role model, guiding technical career development and contributing to the field beyond the norm.

Kim was selected as a member for her outstanding scientific contributions to computing.