Moon Suk Kim, Ph.D. Associate Professor

Regenerative Medicine Laboratory

Department of Molecular Science and Technology

Ajou University Suwon, 443-749 Korea

Tel: 82-31-219-2608, 070-7139-2608

Fax: 82-31-219-3931

E-mail: moonskim@ajou.ac.kr

Adjunct Professor (2006-2009) in Purdue University

Adjunct Professor (2013-Present) in Purdue University

 

 

 

 

 

● Research Focus Areas

 1. Regenerative Medicine

 2. Stem Cell Engineering

 3. Tissue Engineering

 4. Drug Delivery

 5. Biomaterials

 6. Gene Therapy

 

 

 

 

 

● Education

 1986~1990 :  B.S. in Dept. of Polymer Science and Engineering, Inha University

 1996~1998 : M.S. in Dept. of Polymer Science and Engineering, Inha University  

 1998~2001 : Ph.D. in Department of Electronic Chemistry, Tokyo Institute of Technology

 

 ● Employment  

 1990~1995 :  Senior Researcher in Research Institute of Samsung Chemical Paint  Co., Ltd, Korea

 2001 ~2002 : Post Doct. in Department of Chemistry, University of Massachusetts Lowell

 2002~2003 : Post Doct. in Institute for Medicine and Engineering, University of Pennsylvania

 2003~2009 : Senior & Principal Research Scientist in Nanobio-Fusion Research Center, Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology

 2009~Present : Associate Professor, Regenerative Medicine Laboratory,in Department  of Molecular Science and Technology, Ajou University

 

SCI(E) Journal Associate Editor

Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (2009- Present) (IF = 0.345)

Polymer(Korea) (2013)

 

SCI Journal Editorial board

Tissue Engineering (2008-2011) (IF = 4.02)

Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (2006- Present) (IF = 3.28)

 

International Journal Editorial board

Journal of Encapsulation and Adsorption Sciences (2011- Present)

World Journal of Stem Cells (2011- Present)

Journal of Regenerative Medicine & Tissue Engineering (2012- Present)

Open Journal of Organic Chemistry (2007-2010)

Current Tissue Engineering (2011- Present)

Hard Tissue (2012- Present)

 

National Journal Editorial board

Polymer Science and Technology (2010-2011)

 

National Professional Activities

General Secretaries Directors in KTERMS (2013 - present)

Board Directors in Tissue Engineering in The Polymer Society for Biomaterials (2011 - present)

Committee Board member in KTERMS (2011 - present)

Organizing Committee Members in KCRS (2006-2008)

Financial Director in KTERMS (2004 - 2010)

Board member in The Korean Society of Pharmaceutics (2008 - 2010)

Executive member in The Polymer Society of Korea (2009 - 2009)

Board member in KFDA (2009 - 2011)

 

RECENT RESEARCH GRANTS as Principal Investigator

14. Development of dual drug injectable delivery and safety / efficacy validation for incurable hypacusis as next generation in medical treatment

(Ministry of Science, ICT & Future Planning, 2014-2016)

13. Development a target organ specific anti-adhesives by modifying the cartilage derived functional biomaterial

 

(Research grant of Korea Ministry of Health and Welfare, 2014-2019)

 

12. Development of functionalized medical grade biodegradable polyester

(Research grant of Ministry of Knowledge Economy, 2013-2015)

11. Therapeutic fusion technology of active carriers for biologic factors to restore salivary gland function of intractable xerostomia

(Ministry of Science, ICT & Future Planning, 2013-2016)

10. Minimally invasive hydrogel for degenerative disease

(Small and Medium Business Administration, 2013-2015)

9. Basis technology for manufacturing of well-defined scaffold

(Research grant of Ministry of Knowledge Economy, 2010-2016)

8. Development of highly functional nanoparticles as an arthritis drug carrier

(Research grant of Korea Ministry of Science & Technology, 2008-2014)

7. Development of Tissue Engineered Scaffold

(Research grant of Korea Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy, 2007-2012)

6. Excavation of Small Molecules for Differentiation of Adult Stem Cells

(Research grant of Korea Ministry of Science & Technology, 2006-2012)

5. Development of Nerve Guide Channel for Nerve Regeneration

(Research grant of Korea Ministry of Health Welfare, 2005-2011)

4. Transdermal Test and Equivalence Assessment of Patch for the Treatment of Dementia

(Research grant of Ministry of Knowledge Economy, 2010-2011)

3. Improvement of microparticle dispersion

(Research grant of Korea Ministry of Science & Technology, 2009-2010)

2. Development of DBM Gel Carrier for Bone Allograft

(Research grant of Korea Ministry of Science & Technology, 2005-2008)

1. Development of Thermosensitive Sol-Gel Biomaterials

(Research grant of Korea Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy, 2003-2005)