Kim, Jinsang | Faculty

Director of the Macromolecular Science and Engineering Program, Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Macromolecular Science and Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, and Chemistry

B26-133N NCRC

jinsang@umich.edu

734-936-4681

Kim Lab

Education
 
Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, Polymer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2001 
M.S., Fiber and Polymer Science, Seoul National University, 1993
B.S., Fiber and Polymer Science, Seoul National University, 1991
 
Research Interests
 
Biopolymers, molecular biosensors, protein/DNA microarrays, artificial actuators.
 
Honors and Awards
 
2016 Monroe-Brown Foundation Research Excellent Award
D. B. Robinson Distinguished Lecture, Univ. of Alberta, 2016
Associate Editor, Macromolecular Research (Springer), 2015
MSE Outstanding Accomplishment Award, College of Engineering, University of Michigan, 2013
BK21 Plus Invited Professorship, Sungkyunkwan University, 2013
WCU Invited Professorship Seoul National University, 2009
National Science Foundation CAREER AWARD, 2007
Named One of Emerging Investigators by the J. of Materials Chemistry, 2007
Jon R. & Beverly S. Holt Awards for Excellence in Teaching, College of Engineering, University of Michigan, 2006
2002 ACS  ICI Award in Applied Polymer Science (August 2002)
2002 IUPAC Award for Young Chemist for the Best Ph.D. Thesis in the Chemical Science (www.iupac.org/news/prize/2002/kim.html) (May 2002)
MRS (Materials Research Society) Graduate Student Gold Award (November 2000)
Il-Ju Academic Foundation Overseas Graduate Fellowship, Korea (June 1996)
Graduation Award for Top Undergraduate Students (SNU, February 1991)