Prof. Kwanwoo Shin

Dept.of Chemistry & Interdisciplinary Program of Integrated Biotechnology

Sogang University, Shinsoo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul 121-742, Korea


 Profile : ORCID


Ph.D.         2000      Dept. of Materials Science & Eng., Stony Brook University, NY, US  

M.S.          1997       Dept of Advanced Material Science and Eng., KAIST, Korea                           

B.S.           1995       Dept. of Chemistry, Sogang University, Korea                                     


Professional Positions

02/2017 -                            Dean, Research Affairs, Sogang University

07/2015 - 01/2017              Department Chair, Department of Chemistry, Sogang University

01/2015 -                            CEO, Lab311

01/2013                             Editors-in-Chief, Journal of Chemical and Biological Interfaces, American Scientific Publishers

07/2012 -                            Visiting Scholar, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University

09/2011 -                            Professor, Sogang University, Seoul, Korea

01/2010 - 12/2010              Director of General Affairs, The Korean chemical Society

02/2010 -                            Director, Institute of Biological Interfaces, Sogang University

09/2006 -  08/2011             Associate Professor, Sogang University, Seoul, Korea

08/2004 -                             Director, Sogang-HANARO Joint Center for Biological Interfaces

03/2003 -                             Beamline Representative, HANARO ST3 neutron Reflectometer, KAERI

03/200208/2006               Assistant Professor, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Korea

11/200002/2002               Visiting Scientist, National Institute of Standards and Technology, MD

07/2000 – 02/2002               Research Scientist, Brook University, Stony Brook, NY


Awards and Honors

2015                           TechConnect Innovation Award, 2015 TechConnect World Innovation Conference & Exp, Washington DC

2014                           Gold Award, Korea Invention Patent Exhibition 2014

2010                           Distinguished Lectureship Award, The Chemical Society of Japan

2009                           Invited Lecturer of Asia Excellence, The Polymer Society of Japan

2008                           Wiley 2008 Young Chemist Award, Korean Chemical Society-

2005 & 2011              National Research Laboratory, Ministry of Sci. & Tech. Korea

2001                           Presidents Award to Distinguished Doctoral Students, SUNY at Stony Brook