Bachelor of Science, Korea University, Seoul, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Oklahoma State University, 1971.
Research associate Rockefeller University, New York City, 1971-1973. Assistant professor Medical College Howard University, Washington, 1973-1978. Visiting assistant professor Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1978-1981.
Senior research scientist Revlon Health Care Group, Tuckahoe, 1981-1985. Principal scientist Meloy Laboratories, Springfield, Virginia, 1985-1988. Section manager process development Rhone-Poulenc Rorer Biotechnology, Inc., King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, 1988-1992.
Research group leader Hemostasis Research and Development Dade International, Inc., Miami, since 1992.
Corporal Korean army, 1961-1963. Member American Chemical Society, American Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.
Married Sue Jane Moon, September 10, 1966. Children: Shirley Moon, Charles Young, Michelle Sara.