Bachelor, Pusan National University, Busan, 1985. Master in Metal Forming, Pusan National University, Busan, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy in High Speed Machining, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, Republic of Korea, 2002.
Principal researcher, group leader Korean Institute Machinery and Materials, Daejeon, 1990—2003. Instructor Korean Military Academy, Seoul, 1987—1990. Chief Executive Officer Microhole Inc., Busan, since 2003.
Fellow: Korean Precision Engineers Association. Member: Korean Society Precision Engineering.
Married Sooyeon Yoon. Children: Chaeho Shin, Chaeyoon Shin.