Professor

Jiwon Seo

Associate Professor

Department of Chemistry, School of Physics and Chemistry

Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology

123 Cheomdan-gwagiro, Buk-gu, Gwangju 61005, Republic of Korea

Office: +82-62-715-3628 / Fax: +82-62-718-3665 / jseo at gist.ac.kr

EDUCATION

2001-2006: Ph.D. Northwestern University (Academic advisor: Prof. Richard B. Silverman, major: medicinal chemistry)

1993-1999: B.S. Seoul National University (major: chemical technology)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

03/2016 – present:

Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, GIST, Gwangju, Korea

08/2018 – present:

Editorial Board Member, Scientific Reports (Chemical Biology)

02/2010 – 02/2016:

Assistant and Associate Professor, Division of Liberal Arts and Sciences, GIST, Gwangju, Korea

09/2007 – 01/2010:

Postdoctoral Fellow (Research Supervisor: Prof. Annelise E. Barron)

Stanford University, Department of Bioengineering, Stanford, CA, USA

11/2006 – 01/2008:

Visiting Scientist (Research Supervisor: Dr. Ronald N. Zuckermann)

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Molecular Foundry, NanoBio facility, Berkeley, CA, USA

09/2006 – 08/2007:

Postdoctoral Fellow (Research Supervisor: Prof. Annelise E. Barron)

Northwestern University, Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering, Evanston, IL, USA

RESEARCH INTEREST

- Biomimetic chemistry & engineering

- Bioorganic & medicinal chemistry