Development and Genetic Diseases Laboratory
Department of Biochemistry
College of Life Science & Biotechnology
Yonsei University

Address: Rm S309, Building 323, Yonsei University, 50 Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, 03722

TEL: +82-2-2123-2699

E-mail: kohw@yonsei.ac.kr 

Education

1989.03 – 1996.02

1998.09 – 2004.10     

B.S., Department of Biochemistry, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea

Ph.D., Program in Neuroscience, Rutgers University/

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ)

NJ, USA  (Advisor: Dr. Isaac Edery)

Research and Professional Experience

2018.03 – Present     

Associate Professor

Department of Biochemistry

College of Life science & Biotechnology

Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea

2012.03 – 2018.02     

Associate Professor

College of Pharmacy
Dongguk University

Goyang-si, Gyeonggi-do Korea

2010.03 – 2012.02

Assistant Professor

Age-Related and Brain Diseases Research Center
Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea

2009.09 – 2010.02

Research Professor

Neurodegeneration Control Research Center
Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea

2005.04 – 2009.08

Postdoctoral fellow

Department of Molecular biology,

Princeton University, NJ, USA

2004.10 – 2005.03

Postdoctoral Associate

Department of Molecular biology and Biochemistry,

Rutgers University, NJ, USA

1999.09 – 2004.10

Graduate Assistant

Program in Neuroscience
Rutgers University, NJ, USA

1996.03 – 1998.08

Research Assistant & Teaching Assistant

Department of Pharmacology

Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea

Awards and Honors

1989

University Scholarship Award, Yonsei University,  Seoul, Korea

1995

Dean’s List, Yonsei Univerity, Seoul, Korea

2005 – 2007

New Jersey Commission on Spinal Cord Research Postdoctoral Fellowship