Meet the PI

Education and Training

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 

Post-doctoral fellow, 2009-2011 (Professor Amos B. Smith, III)

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry, 2009 (Professor Thomas R. Hoye)

Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea

B.S. in Chemistry, 2000/M.S. in Chemistry, 2002

Position and Appointment

University of Texas Arlington, Arlington, TX

Associate Professor, 2017-present

Assistant Professor, 2011-2017

Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT), South Korea

Division of Drug Discovery Research, Research fellow, 2003

Honors and Awards

President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching at the University of Texas at Arlington, 2017

Outstanding Science Teaching Award for the College of Science, UTA, 2017

ACS Young Organic Investigator, Young Academic Investigators symposium, 2016

Excellence in Teaching Award, The National Society of Leadership and Success, Sigma Alpha Phi UTA, 2015

ACS PRF Doctoral New Investigator, 2015

Robert L. Ferm Outstanding Graduate TA Award, University of Minnesota, 2005

Pre-Doctoral Graduate Research Fellowship, Korea Science and Engineering Foundation, 2003-2005

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