Doctor of Philosophy in Biological Science, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, 1996.
Postdoctoral research associate University California, Berkeley, 1999—2001. Professor Gyeongsang National University, Jinju, Republic of Korea, since 2001. Technology advisory board DMJ Biotech Corporation, Daejeon, Republic of Korea, since 2001.
Member of Korean Society Biotechnology and Bioengring.
Married Yoon-Jeong Hwang.