POSTECH 생명과학과

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Life Sciences: At a Glance

1. Present condition of human resources

Full-time professor Non-fulltime professor Post-doc / researcher Research director Full-time teaching assistant staff total
32
11 44 98 2 8 180

2. Present condition of student

  Grade Male Female total
Undergraduate​ A first-year 1 0 1
A second-year 1 0 1
A third-year 15
8 23
A fourth-year 30 22 52
total 47 30 96
Graduate Master​ 0
1
1
Integrated​ 59 42 101
Ph. D.​ 8 8 16
total 67
51
118
Total 195

3. Alumni​

Graduate​ Master​ Ph. D.​ total
660 398 399 1,457

4. Research Capabilities and Budget Status

Category 2018 2019 2020 Remark
Paper 96 109 118 Paper
Registered Paytents (International) 17 7 11
Registered Paytents (Domestic) 18 13
8
BrainKorea 21 895 895 1,709 Million won
Internaionl Research Project 12,315 20,814 21,926
National Research Project 1,730 2,572 1,526

5. Present condition major research institute ​

Research centers​ Director​ Since​ Organization​ Support period ​
Biotechnology Research Center Seung-Woo Lee
1990.5 Affiliated Centers 1995.10 ~
BRIC, Biological Research Information Center Kee Hoon Sohn 1995.1 National Research Foundation of Korea 1995.12 ~
Brain Research Center Tae-Kyung Kim 1997.9 Affiliated Centers 1997.09 ~
Functional Genomics Center Ildoo Hwang 1999.5  Affiliated Centers 1999.05 ~
International Center for Metabolic Disorders Sung Ho Ryu 2012.6 National Research Foundation of Korea 2016.9.1~2022.6.30
BK21Plus Program of Bio-Molecular Function Jin-Kwan Han 2013.9 National Research Foundation of Korea 2013.9.1~2020.8.31
Membrane Protein Research Center Yunje Cho 2017.4 National Research Foundation of Korea 2017.4.1~2022.3.1
Organelle Network Research Center  Joo-Yeon Yoo 2017.6 National Research Foundation of Korea 2017.6.1~2024.2.29
NEUROBIOLOGY RESEARCH LABORATORY Joung-Hun kim 2018.6 National Research Foundation of Korea 2018.6.1~2021.2.28
Institute of Membrane Proteins Jie-Oh Lee 2019.6 Affiliated Centers 2019.6.25-2021.2.28

Center for Biomolecular Capture Technology

Jie-Oh Lee 2020.5 National Research Foundation of Korea 2020.5.1-2023.10.31 ​

POSTECH Proteostasis Research Institute 

Cheol-Sang Hwang 2020.6 National Research Foundation of Korea 2020.6.1-2029.2.28
4th BK21 Program
Next-Generation Bio-Leaders
Ildoo Hwang 2020.9 National Research Foundation of Korea 2020.9.1-2027.8.31

MICROBIOME CORE RESEARCH 

SUPPORT CENTER

Seung-Woo Lee 2021.6 Korea Basic Science Institute(KBSI) 2021.6.1-2027.2.28

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