Bachelor of Science, Chonbuk National University, 1988. Master of Science, Chonbuk National University, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, Tohoku University, 1994.
Research associate Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1994—1997. Researcher Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, Republic of Korea, 1997—1998. Professor Chonbuk National University, Chonju, Republic of Korea, since 1998, vice dean planning, 2005—2006.
Executive director Automobile High-Technology Research Institute, 2000—2003, Nationally Accredited High-Tech Center, Chonju, 2001—2003. Director Institute Control, Automation and Systems Engineers, Chonbuk Branch, Chonju, 2003—2003. Editor Institute Control, Robotics and Systems Engineers, 2006—2010, director, since 2009, Education Project Aerospace Technology, since 2009.
Visiting professor Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2004—2005.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, The Korean Society Mechanical Engineers, Institute Control, Automation and Sys.Engrs., Robotics Society Japan, Korea Society Medical Biological Engineering (life), Korean Society Precision Engineering (life).
Married Hyeon Joo Park, August 22, 1992. Children: In Ha, In Ji.