5 Minutes With... Dr James Kang, Lecturer, Edith Cowan University

19th May 2020


  • The spotlight is on Dr James Kang, Lecturer at Edith Cowan University and an ACS member
  • He has successfully undergone ACS Professional Certification program
  • He shares his views on the experience and value he gained out of the program.

What do you enjoy most about working in the tech industry?

Learning about ongoing and upcoming technologies that can help improve humans’ lives based on people’s research ideas

Why did you decide to become ACS certified?

Because it was FREE (😊) and the campaign was attractive. It also motivates me to become an active member to contribute in achieving the vision and missions of ACS.

What was your experience of going through the process of certification?

It was easy and well organized but noticed it had a thorough interview and reference checks.

How will ACS certification help your career?

It will help to promote my qualifications to move forward to the next level of my career development.


"5 Minutes With..." is a series of articles showcasing exceptional ACS Members and their amazing, innovative, and game changing stories. Representing over 45,000 tech professionals across Australia, our Members work across industry, government, research, and education organisations and each edition highlights the role they are playing in making Australia a world leader in technology talent, fostering innovation, and creating new forms of value.