Biography

8th President Moo Hwan Kim

7th President Moo Hwan Kim
Education 1976 – 1980 B.S. in Nuclear Engineering, Seoul National University
1980 – 1982 M.S. in Nuclear Engineering, Seoul National University
1982 – 1986 Ph.D. in Nuclear Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Career 2010 – 2013 Chair, Organizing and Operations Committees
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF 2013)
2013 – 2016 President, Korea Institute of Nuclear Safety (KINS)
1987 – Present Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering and Dept. of Advanced Nuclear Engineering, POSTECH
Professional Experiences 2007 – 2010 Member, Atomic Energy Commission
2011 – 2013 Member, Technical Committee on Nuclear Safety
2011 – 2013 Member, National Energy Committee, Ministry of Knowledge Economy
2012 – 2013 Chair, Nuclear Event Evaluation Committee
2014 – 2018 Member, International Nuclear Safety Group (INSAG) at International Atomic Energy
2017 – 2018 Non-standing Commissioner, Nuclear Safety and Security Commission (NSSC)
Professional Appointments 2004 – 2006 Program Director, Korea Science and Engineering Foundation (KOSEF)
Program Director, Korea Institute of Science and Technology Evaluation and Planning (KISTEP)
2008 – 2010 Member, National Technology Experts Committee, National Science and Technology Commission
2008 – 2012 Member, Policy Advisory Committee, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
2014 – 2017 Subcommittee Chairperson and Member, Presidential Advisory Council on Science and Technology
Awards 2007 Namheon Research Excellence Award, Korean Society of Mechanical Engineers (KSME)
2009 Medal of Honor, Minister of Education Science and Technology
2012 Order of Service Merit, Korean government
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