DIRECTOR, PROF. LEE, WOO-KYUN

Established July 09, 2004, Research Field : Environmental Technology – GIS/RS


Room No. 322, East Bldg, Dep.of Environmental Science & Ecological Engineering

College of Life Science, Korea University, Anam-Dong, Seongbuk-Gu, Seoul


+82-2-3290-3016 & +82-2-3290-3470 http://egis.korea.ac.kr

EDUCATION

B.S. : 1980. 3 - 1987. 2

      Department of forestry, Korea University in Seoul Bachelor of agriculture

M.S. : 1987. 3 - 1989. 2

       Graduate school of forestry, Korea University in Seoul Master of agriculture

Ph.D : 1990. 4 - 1993.11

       Doctoral course at college of forestry of Goettingen University in Germany Doctor of forestry

Post Doctor : 1994. 3 - 1995. 2

       Post doctoral course in Korea University, Seoul

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES & ACTIVITIES

2019. 9 -  present : Director of Ojeong Eco-Resilience Institute, Korea University

2014. 3 -  2017. 3 : Visiting scholar for Yanbian University, China  

2013. 8  -  2017. 2 : Director of Undergraduated Interdisciplinary Course for Climate Change,
Korea University.

2013. 9 -  present : Chief of BK21+ Eco-Leader Education Center. Korea Universitys

2013. 8 -  present : Chairman of Climate Change Program Cross Major, Korea University

2010. 3 -  2012. 8 : Visiting scholar for University of Göttingen, German  

2009. 8 -  2011. 8 : Visiting scholar for Yanbian University, China

2004. 7 -  present : Director for Environmental GIS/RS Center, Korea University

2004. 3 -  present : Professor Division of Environmental Science and Ecological Engineering, Korea University

2001. 3 -  2004. 2 : Associate Professor, Division of Environmental Science and Ecological Engineering, Korea University

2002. 1 -  2003. 2 : Visiting scholar Division of Ecosystem Science. Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management. University of California, Berkeley

1999. 3  -  2001. 2 : Associate Professor,  Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Sciences, Korea University

1998. 8  -  present : Advisory Research Fellow, Korean Forestry Research Institute 

1996. 3  -  1999. 2 : Assistant Professor, Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Sciences, Korea University

1994. 3  -  1996. 2 : Lecturer, Department of Forest Resources, Korea University

1995. 9  -  1996. 2 : Lecturer, Department of Forestry, Kyoung-Hi University 

1994. 3  -  1994. 8 : Lecturer, Department of Forestry, Won-Kwang University

1987. 4  -  1989. 9 : Research Fellow, Korea Rural Economic Institute

SPECIAL EXPERIENCES & ACTIVITIES

2019. 12 – present : Director of Nowon Green Foundation

2019. 7 – present : Director of Institute for Climate Change Action

2019. 3 – present : Committee Member of Korea Research Fondation 1st IIASA Korea

 Committee

2019. 2 – present : Committee Member of Central City Planning Committee of Ministry of                    

Land, Infrastracture and Transport

2019. 3 – present : Committee Member of 2050 Low Carbon Society Vision Forum of Ministry of Environment

2019. – present : Head of TF Team for Development of Korea Agriculture and forestry Satellite of Korea Forest Service

2019 – 2020 : General Chair of Asian Conference of Remote Sensing 2019 (ACRS2019)

2019. 3 – present : Korean National Committee for IIASA

2019. 1 – 2019. 8 : IEEE/GRSS International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS) 2019 Scientific Committee

2018. 4 – present : Policy Advisory Committee of Korea Meteorological Administration

2018. – 2018. : Committee member of 2018 Pyeongchang Forum

2018. – present : Editorial Board member of Environments

2018. 3 – present : Committee Member of Green Asia Organization (GAO)

2018. 3 – present : Editor-in-Chief of Forest Science and Technology (FST)

2018. – present : Director of Sustainable Development Solution Network Korea (SDSN Korea)

2018. – present : Director of Mid-Latitude Region Network (MLRN)

2017. – present : Editorial Board member of Current Trends in Forest Research

2017. – present  : Executive director of the Institute for Climate Change Action

2017. 7 – present: Research Committee member of Measures to Respond to the New Climate Regime of National Institute of Forest Science

2016. 2 – present : Member of Board Directors of the Korea Forest Conservation Assosication

2015. 2 – present : B of Climate Change Forum at Korean Assembly

2014. 12 – present : Committee member of Korean Peninsula Afforestation Expert Forum

2014. 2 – present : Research Institute of Climate Change Policies researcher

2013. 10 – present : Green Fund Scholorship Program Committee

2012. 1 – present : Director General of Moon-Sook Science Support Foundation

2012. 1 – present : Metropolitan-area Economic Development Advisory Committee

2012. 3 – 2018. : Environmental Advisory Chair of Winter Olympic of 2018 Pyeongchang

2012. 12 – 2018. : Games-related facility design consultant of Winter Olympic Of 2018 Pyeongchang

2010. – present : Head of the Scientific Committee of GCP(Global Carbon Project)-Korea Office

2017. 4 – present : Advisor of the Korean Society of Forest Management and Information

2017. 4 – 2017. 12 : Committee member of the 4th Industrial Revolution and Future Agricultural Products Forum of the Korea Rural Economic Institute

2015. 5 – 2017. 5 : Committee Member of NIFoS (National Institute of Forest Science)

2015. 6 – 2016. 5 : Advisory Commitee for International Cooperation Project between IIASA (Internatinal Institute of Applied Systems Analysis) and NRF

(National Research Foundation) of Korea

2013. 6 – 2015. 6 : Forest Forum Committee, Korean Forest Service

2013. 1 – 2015. 12 : Board Member of the Korea Forest Conservation Association

2012. 12 – 2014. 12 : Geomatics, Natural Hazards & Risk Journal Associate Editor

2009. 12 – 2011. 12 : Research Advisory Committee member of the of the Seoul Institute

2009. 11 – 2011. 11 : Metropolitan-area Economic Development Advisory Committee

2009. 9 – 2011. 12 : Committee member of KRD

2009. 8: Yang-pyeong sustainable agricultural sector policy advisory Committee

2009. 7 - 2010.7 : Spatial-information project Evaluation Committee,

Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs

2009. 1 - 2010.12 : City advisor Committee of Seoul Metropolitan City

2008. 5 – 2015. 5 : Investment Examination Committee of Seoul Metropolitan City

2008. 3 – 2009. 2 : Advisory Committee member for forest resource survey of National Forestry Cooperative Federation

2007. 3. 1 - 2008. 2. 28 : Associate Professor of UNEP Eco-peace Leadership Center

2006. 2. 22 : Urban Public Park Committee of Seoul Metropolitan City

2006. 10. 19 : Program Evaluation Committee of the management program for digital forest

type map

2006. 10. 10 : Evaluation Committee of the 5th National Forest Resource

Investigation Management

2006. 9. 28 : Evaluation Committee of the FGIS application for digital forest type map production

2005. 6  : Committee member of City Planning of Nowon-gu

2005. 5 : Expert member for monitoring forest policy implementation of 2005

2004. 3 : Judging Committee for rural financial stress of National Forestry Cooperative Federation

2003. 2. 5 – 2003. 12.: Advisory Committee of the project “Producing the land cover map”

2003. 11 : Member of forest research evaluation and design deliberation

2001. 11. 19 : Evaluation Committee of the forestry research evaluation 2001

2001. 5. 29 : Executive Committee of fundamental science promotion for the

 “Master plan for science technology”

2001. 1. 1 - 2001. 12. 31 : Advisory Committee of Korea Environment Institute

2000. 11. 18 : Evaluation Committee of the forestry research evaluation 2000

1999. 5 : Advisory professor of the bidding committee for national nature history museum

1999. 11. 19 : Evaluation Committee of the forestry research evaluation 1999

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCITIES

2019. – present  : President of Korean Society of Remote Sensing (KSRS)

2018. 4 – present : Executive director of the Korea Society of Forest Science

2018. 1 – present : Executive director of the Korea Association of Geographic Information Studies

2017. - present: Advisoty committee of Korean Society of Forest Management and Information

2016. – present : Member of the Korea Academy of Environmet Science

2015. - 2017. : President of Korean Society of Forest Management Information

2015. - present : Head of International Affair Committee of The Korean Society of Climate Change Research

2014. - present : Vice President of the Korean Association of Geographic Information Studies

2014. - present : Vice President of the Korean Society for Geospatial Information System

2013. - present : Vice President of Remote Sensing Society

2008. – present : Committee Member of Korean Society of Forest Science

2010. - present : Executive director of the Korea Spatial Information Society

2011. - present : Vice-President of Korean Society of Konrad Adenauer Foundation

2006. - present : Executive director of the Korean Society for Geospatial Information System

2004. - present : Member of the Korean Association of Geographic Information Studies

1987. - present: Executive director / Committee Member of Korean Forestry Society

1994. - present : Member of Korean Forest Economic Society

1994. - present : Member of Korean Society Environmental Impact Assessment

2017. - 2018. : President of the Korean Society of Climate Change Research (KSCCR)

2015. – 2017. : President of the Korean Society of Management Information System

2013. - 2015. : Vice President of Korean Society of Climate Change Research

2011. - 2012. : General affairs director of the Korean Society of Remote Sensing

2011. – 2015. : Vice-President of Korean Society of Forest Management Information

2010. - 2012. : Committee Member of the Korean Society of Climate Change Research

2009. – 2010. : Executive director / Panel of experts of Korea Spatial information Society

2009. - 2011. : Executive director of the Korean Society of Remote Sensing

2008. – 2010. : Head of International Cooperation of geographic information system association of Korea

2007. – 2009. : Committee Member of the Korean Society of Remote Sensing

2007. - 2010. : Advisory committee for international exchange of Korean Society of Forest Measurements

2007. - 2010. : Executive committee of the Korean Society for Climate Change

2006. - 2010. : Vice President of the GIS Association of Korea

2004. – 2007. : Vice President of the Korean Society of Forest resource measurement

2003. – 2005. : Executive director of the Korea institute of forest recreation welfare

1998. - 2010. : Advisory committee of "Koreanisches Verein von Konrad Adenauer Stiftung"

 

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