"how cancer cell-ECM interaction stimulates cancer-promoting phenotypes"

JinSeok Park, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator




jpark@chla.usc.edu (from April, 2020)

Curriculum Vitae


Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, MD, USA 2014

B.S., Chemical and Biological Engineering, Seoul National University, S. Korea 2008


Assistant Professor (April, 2020 - )

Division of Hematology, Oncology and Blood and Marrow Transplantation

Children Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California

Postdoctoral Scholar (2014 -2020)

Yale Systems Biology Institute / Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, Yale University (PI: Dr. Andre Levchenko)

Visiting Postdoctoral Scholar (2015-2017)

Dept. of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Yale University

(PIs: Drs. Murat Gunel and Angeliki Louvi)

Graduate Research Assistant (2008-2014)

Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University (PI: Dr. Andre Levchenko)


Best Poster Award, Yale Systems Biology Research Symposium, 2018

Samsung Scholarship, 2008 – 2013

2nd Place SBE 6th ICBN Poster Award, Society for Biological Engineering 2012

Summa Cum Laude Top 2 in Class of 2008, School of Chemical and Biological Eng., SNU, 2008

2nd Place The 8th LG Life Engineering Contest, Korean Institute of Chemical Engineers, 2007

Superior Academic Scholarship Merit-based full tuition support, SNU, 2001 – 2002, 2007

Kwanjeong Scholarship Merit-based full tuition support,2006