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Former presidents

Sung-Chul Shin

Sung-Chul Shin

1st, 2nd President, DGIST (University)

2011.03 ~ 2017.02

Education

  • 1984Ph.D., Materials Physics, Northwestern University, USA
  • 1977M.S., Condensed Matter Physics, KAIST, Korea
  • 1975B.S., Applied Physics, Seoul National University, Korea

Career

  • 2011.03 ~ 2017.021st, 2nd President, DGIST (University)
  • 2013.09 ~ 2016.11Future Strategy Sector Subcommittee Chairman (‘13~’15), Vice Chair (‘15~’16), Presidential Advisory Council on Science & Technology (PACST)
  • 2011 ~ 2012President, Korean Physical Society
  • 2002 ~ 2008President, Daeduck Club
  • 1996Founding Director, Korea Institute for Advance Study, KAIST
  • 1989 ~ 2011Assistant Professor (’89-’91), Associate Professor (’91-’95), Professor (’95-’09), Chair Professor (’09-’11) of Physics, Vice President ('04~'05), KAIST
  • 1984 ~ 1989Senior Researcher, Eastman Kodak Research Lab., USA
  • 1977 ~ 1980Senior Researcher, Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science
In-Seon Lee

In-Seon Lee

2nd President, DGIST (Research Institute)

2007.09 ~ 2011.02

Education

  • 1983Exchange professor, NIHS(Japan)
  • 1978Yeungnam University, Food and Nutrition(Ph.D.)

Career

  • 2007.09 ~ 2011.02President of DGIST
  • 2010.06 ~Member of R&D Strategic Planning, MKE(Present)
  • 2010.05 ~Member of Regional science technology development advisory committee(MEST)(Present)
  • 2010.04 ~Committee of regional human resource development(NRF)(Present)
  • 2004.10 ~ 2007.11Member of Presidential Advisory Council on Education, Science & Technology
  • 2004.10 ~ 2007.09Head of Daegu New Technology Center
  • 2001.06 ~ 2007.09Director, Traditional microbe resource research center, Keimyung University
  • 1992.09 ~Professor, Natural sciences, Keimyung University(Present)
Kyu-Suk Chung

Kyu-Suk Chung

1st President, DGIST (Research Institute)

2004.09.03 ~ 2007.09.02

Education

  • 1983Graduated from University of Chicago Booth School of Business
  • 1978U.C Berkely, Statistics(Ph.D.)

Career

  • 2004 ~Visiting professor, Daegu University, College of Information & Communication Engineering(Present)
  • 2004 ~ 2007President of DGIST
  • 2001President, LG Public Relations Office
  • 2000Vice president, KICS
  • 1999 ~ 2001CEO, Dacom
  • 1995Professor of Information & Communication, Chonbuk National University
  • 1993 ~ 1996Research director, SK Telecom Co.,Ltd
  • 1978 ~ 1985Researcher, Argonne National Lab