Doctor of Philosophy, Chonnam University, Kwangji City, Republic of Korea, 1996.
Researcher National Institute Environmental Studies, Tsukuba, Japan, 1997—2000. Biological research professor Hanyang University, Seoul, Republic of Korea, 2002—2008, Konkuk University, Hwayang-dong, Republic of Korea, since 2008.
Married Baik-Ho Kim, July 28, 1991. Married Su-Ok Hwang Kim. Children: Young-Hwan, Young-Shin.