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Department of Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Techno-Joongang-daero 333, Hyeonpung-Myeon, Dalseong-Gun, Daegu 42988, Korea

Phone.(82)-53-785-6153 (office)

Fax.(82)-53-785-6109

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      Ji Won Um (엄지원)

E4 Rm509, Department of Brain Sciences, Techno-Joongang-daero 333, Hyeonpung-Eup, Dalseong-Gun, Daegu 42988, Korea 

(대구광역시 달성군 현풍읍 테크노 중앙대로 333 디지스트 뇌과학과)


Phone.(82)-53-785-6153 (office) (82)-53-785-6163 (lab)

E-mail.jiwonum@dgist.ac.kr

Educational Background

  • 1998.03 - 2002.02 Dept. of Biology, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, B.S.
  • 2002.09 - 2004.08 Dept. of Biology, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, M.S.
  • 2004.09 - 2008.08 Dept. of Biology, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, Ph.D.

Professional Career

  • 2009.08 - 2013.01 Dept. of Neurology, Yale University School of Medicine, Postdoctoral Associate
  • 2013.02 - 2015.02 Dept. of Biochemistry, Yonsei University, Research Professor
  • 2015.03 - 2017.01 Dept. of Physiology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Assistant Professor
  • 2019.10 - 2020.12   Core Protein Resources Center, DGIST, Adjunct Professor
  • 2017.02 - 2022.02   Dept. of Brain & Cognitive Sciences, DGIST, Associate Professor
  • 2022.03 - present   Dept. of Brain Sciences, DGIST, Associate Professor
  • 2022.09 - present   Center for Synapse Diversity and Specificity, Adjunct Professor

Awards & Honors

  • 2022              Outstading Academy Award, DGIST
  • 2021              Scitech Korea Young Neuroscientist Award
  • 2014              2014 Excellent Academic Achievement Award, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
  • 2013-2018Presidential Post-doc Fellowship, National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF)
  • 2013Outstanding Research Award, Association of Korean Neuroscientists (AKN)