MEMBERS ➫  PROFESSOR

Woo-Dong Jang, Ph.D.

Education

  • 1997. 2. B.S.; Department of Polymer Science, Kyungpook National University, Korea.
  • 2000. 3. M.S.; Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan. (Adviser: Prof. Takuzo Aida)
  • 2003. 3. Ph.D.; Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan.(Adviser: Prof. Takuzo Aida)

Academic Careers

  • 2003. 4. - 2005. 2. Postdoctoral Researcher, Japan Science and Technology Agency. (Adviser: Prof. Kazunori Kataoka)
  • 2005. 3. - 2006. 2. Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan.
  • 2006. 3. - 2010. 2. Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, College of Science, Yonsei University, Korea.
  • 2010. 3. - 2015. 2. Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, College of Science, Yonsei University, Korea.
  • 2012. 2. - 2013. 1. Visiting Scholar, Columbia University, USA.
  • 2015. 3. - Current. Professor, Department of Chemistry, College of Science, Yonsei University, Korea.
  • 2015. 5. - Current. Associate Dean of Admission, Yonsei University, Korea.
  • 2016. 1. - Current. Associate Member, The Korean Academy of Science and Technology.

Research Interests

  • Supramolecular Self-Assembly System
  • Bioinspired Design of Functional Materials
  • Biomedical Application of Functional Polymeric Materials

Awards

  • 1997-2003: Japanese Government Scholarship
  • 2005. 11. Committee Chairman Award from Japanese Society for Medical and Biological Engineering
  • 2010. 12. Excellent Research Achievement Award in Yonsei University
  • 2011. 03. The Distingushed Lectureship Award from the Chemical Society of Japan
  • 2013. 04. Academic Advancement Award, Polymer Division of Korean Chemical Society
  • 2014. 02. Best Research Achievement Award in Yonsei University
  • 2014. 04. Shim Sangchul Award, Organic Chemistry Division of Korean Chemical Society
  • 2015. 11. Best Teacher Award, Graduate School of Education, Yonsei University