ĦĦ Bumjoon Kim

ĦĦĦĦKAIST Chair Professor
ĦĦĦĦDepartment of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST

ĦĦĦĦE-mail ĦĦ:ĦĦbjkim02@kaist.ac.kr
ĦĦĦĦTel. ĦĦĦĦ:ĦĦ82-42-350-3935
ĦĦĦĦAddress :ĦĦDept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST, 373-1 Guseong-dong,
ĦĦĦĦĦĦĦĦĦĦĦĦĦĦYuseong-gu, Daejeon 305-701


Education
Fall 2000-Spring 2006
 •  Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara, (Advisor : Prof. Edward J. Kramer) Thesis Title : Functionalized Polymers for Modifying the Interfacial Properties of Polymers and Inorganic Nanoparticles

Feb. 2000
 •  Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Seoul National University (with honors)


Work Experience
2018.3-present
 •  KAIST Chair Professor, Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST

2018.3-present
 •  Professor, Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST

2012.1-2018.2
 •  Associate Professor, Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST

2008.10-2011.12
 •  Assistant Professor (appointed as EWON Assistant Professor), Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST

2006.9-2008.10
 •  Postdoc Researcher, University of California, Berkeley (Advisor : Prof. Jean M. J. Fréchet)

2006 Summer
 •  Postdoc Researcher, Materials Research Laboratory, UCSB
(Advisors : Profs. Craig J. Hawker and Edward J. Kramer)


Awards
 •  KAIST-KINC Convergence Research Excellence Award (2016)
 •  KAIST Academic Excellence Award (2015)
 •  International Leading Young Scientist Lecturer, The Society of Polymer Science, Japan (2015)
 •  Global Young Academy Fellow (2014)
 •  Young Scientist 2013 Award, World Economic Forum (Summer Davos Meeting 2013)
 •  Asian Rising Star Lecture, Asian Chemical Congress (2013)
 •  Wiley-Polymer Society of Korea Young Scientist Award (2011)
 •  Ewon Asssistant Professorship for Distinguished Young Professor at KAIST (2010-2013)
 •  Best Student Award, Gordon Conference (Polymer West), 2005
 •  Seoul National University Honors Fellowship (1994-1996, 1999)
 •  KAIST Chair Professor (2018)


Journal Editorship
 •  Editorial Advisory Board, Macromolecules (American Chemical Society), 2017-present
 •  Editorial Advisory Board, ACS Macro Letters (American Chemical Society), 2017-present
 •  Editorial Advisory Board, J. Mater. Chem. A(Royal Society of Chemistry), 2017-present
 •  Editorial Advisory Board, Chemistry of Materials(American Chemical Society), 2018-present
 •  Editorial Board, Chinese Journal of Polymer Science, 2018-present
 •  Editorial Board, Applied Sciences, 2018-present


Publications
 •  SCI Paper > 150
 •  Number of Citations: > 7100, H-Index: 45 (Google Scholar), 43 (Web of Science)
 •  Number of Patent > 45