Bachelor of Science in Genetics and Cell Biology, University Minnesota, 1994. Master of Science in Medicine, Keimyung University, Daegu, Republic of Korea, 2001. Doctor of Philosophy in Medicine, Kosin University, Busan, 2003.
Research assistant Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, 1995. Teaching assistant Keimyung University School Medicine, Daegu, 1996—2002, research instructor, 2002—2004, instructor, since 2004.
Member of Korean Society Brain and Neural Science, Korean Society Toxicology, Korean Society Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Korean Society Pharmacology.