We are building up a team of exceptional scientists and engineers who are interested in pursuing fundamentally innovative ideas in multidisciplinary research environment. Our lab has multiple position openings for postdoctoral or graduate researchers who have following interest but not limited to:
– Synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials
– Surface chemistry and bio-conjugations
– Biosensors
– Drug delivery and bioimaging
– Molecular and cellular biology

Highly talented and motivated people at all stages of their academic career are welcome to get in touch. To apply for open positions, please email your CV including publications, brief statement of your research accomplishments and interest to Prof. Joo. If interested in pursuing graduate study in any relevant program at UNIST, including biomedical engineeringchemical engineeringmaterials sciencebiological science, and others, please get in touch to Prof. Joo for more information.

Principal Investigator

Jinmyoung Joo, Ph.D. (Biography)

Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering, School of Life Sciences
Department of Chemical Engineering, School of Energy and Chemical Engineering

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology

office: Engineering Building IV (110), 801-6
voice: +82-52-217-3251


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Dr. Myoung-Hee Kang

Ph.D. in Cancer Biology, Korea University 

UNIST Research Scientist (URS)
Postdoctoral Scholar (2019.06 – present)



Gi-Heon Kim

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2019) 

Research assistant (2019.07 – present)



Graduate students

Minjong Kim

B.S. in Biological Science, UNIST (2017)
MS/Ph.D. candidate in Biological Science, UNIST (2017 – present)




Undergraduate research internship

Dong-Yong Lee

Sophomore, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, UNIST 

Undergraduate research assistant (2019.09 – present)




Jin Hee Mun

Senior, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, UNIST

Undergraduate research assistant (2019.10 – present)




The lab always opens for self-motivated undergraduate students who have multidisciplinary academic background. Please do not hesitate to contact directly to Prof. Joo. .

Former group members

see Alumni page