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administrator , educator , researcher , Environmental scientist

Eun-Kee Park, Korean government agency administrator, researcher, environmental scientist, educator. Norman Scott Noble scholarship, University Sydney, 1996. Church Sunday school coordinator, 2008.

Background

Park, Eun-Kee was born on October 21, 1966 in Seoul, Republic of Korea. Arrived in Australia, 1994, permanent resident. Son of Jang-Won Park and Ul-Sup Kim.

Education

Business activity statement, Korea University, Seoul, 1989. M Applied Science, University New South Wales, Sydney, 1993. Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Science and Toxicology, University Sydney, 2000.

Career

Research fellow Waters Company Ltd., Seoul, 1993—1994. Technical officer University Sydney, 1996—1999, research assistant, 1997—1999, postdoctoral fellow, 1999—2000. Research associate University California, 2001—2002, researcher, 2003—2005.

Visiting research fellow University New South Wales, since 2005. Senior project manager Workers' Compensation Dust Diseases Board, 2005—2009. Professor Department Environmental Epidemiolgy Institute Industrial Ecological Science University, since 2009.

Achievements

  • Achievements include screening of clinical biomarkers to identify mesothelioma and lung cancer in a population exposed to asbestos. Monitoring of endocrine-disrupting compounds in biological and environmental samples. Evaluation of in cell model.

    Human pesticide exposure assessment in farm workers. Monitoring and removal of heavy metals from aqueous solutions. Bioremediation of heavy metals and pesticides.

    Estimation of asbestos exposure in non-occupational setting. Indoor air quality monitoring. Evaluation of natural products.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor scientific papers to professional journals.

Membership

Church Sunday school coordinator, 2008.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, baseball, travel.

Connections

Married Sylvia Kim, November 3, 1994. Children: Justin Jong-Min, Joshua Jong-Wu.

father:
Jang-Won Park

mother:
Ul-Sup Kim

spouse:
Sylvia Kim

child:
Justin Jong-Min Park

child:
Joshua Jong-Wu Park