The 14th President,
Young Moo Lee

Personal Information

  • Position
    14th President, Hanyang University
  • Name
    Young Moo Lee
  • Birth
    October 23rd, 1954

Profile

1977
B.S. in Polymer Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea
1979
M.S. in Polymer Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea
1986
Ph.D. in Fiber & Polymer Science, North Carolina State University, USA
Published >360 SCI international papers, >120 patents, 5 books 
  • - Member of the National Academy of Engineering of Korea
  • - Member of the Korean Academy of Science and Technology
  • - President of the 7th Aseanian Membrane Society (AMS)
  • - President of the Membrane Society of Korea - Editor of the Journal of Membrane Science

Work History

1987 ~ 1988
Senior Polymer Chemist, 3M Corporation Research Center, USA
1988 ~ 1992
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Industrial Chemistry, Hanyang University
1992 ~ 1997
Associate Professor, College of Engineering, Hanyang University
1997 ~ Present
Professor, College of Engineering, Hanyang University
1997 ~ 1998
Visiting Professor, Case Western Reserve University, USA
2011 ~ Present
Dean of Admissions office, Hanyang University
1998 ~ 2001
Member of the National Academy of Engineering of Korea
2001 ~ Present
Member of the Korean Academy of Science and Technology
2004 ~ Present
Editor of the Journal of Membrane Science
2004 ~ 2010
Board member of Directors, LG Chem Co. Ltd.
2007 ~ 2008
President of the Membrane Society of Korea
2010 ~ Present
Advisory Professor Harbin Institute of Technology
2010 ~ Present
Fellow Professor, Ulsan University
2012 ~ 2015
POSCO Distinguished Professor
2013 ~ 2015
Adjunct Chair Professor, Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan
2014 ~ Present
Honorary Professor Jilin University
2013 ~ 2014
Provost and Senior Vice President of Hanyang University
2015 ~ Present
President of Hanyang University

Achievements

1982 ~ 1985
International Scholarship Award, Hanyang University
1994
The 4th Science Technology Excellent Paper Presentation Award, Korea
2000
Advanced Patent Intellectual Award, Korean Intellectual Property Office
2000
The Best Professor Award, Hanyang University
2003
Excellent Paper Award, the Membrane Society of Korea
2007
Distinguished Professor Award, Hanyang University
2008
Excellent Research Achievement 50 Selection, Ministry of Education and Science Technology
2010
Prime Minister Award, National Grand Prize for Green Technology Award, Korea
2010
Creative Knowledge Grand Prize, KISTI, Korea
2012
The 8th Kyung-Ahm Academic Award (Engineering), Kyung-Ahm Education and Culture Foundation, Korea