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Jong-Seong Kug
Personal
Present Position : Professor
Division of Environmental Science and Engineering Pohang University of Science and
Technology 77 Cheongam-Ro, Nam-Gu, Pohang, 790-784, South Korea  
E-mail : jskug at postech.ac.kr
Tel : +82-54-279-2287
Education
Ph-D., Aug. 2003, Major : School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Seoul Nation
University, Korea
M. S., Feb. 2000, Major : Atmospheric Sciences, Seoul Nation University, Korea
B. S., Feb. 1998, Major : Atmospheric Sciences, Seoul Nation University, Korea
Scientific Experiences
Career
· Full Professor, Pohang University of Science and Technology. 2019-present
· Associate Professor, Pohang University of Science and Technology. 2014-2019
· Director, Center for Earth Climate Changes. 2013-2014
· Associate Professor, University of Science & Technology. 2010-2014
· Professor, Ocean Science and Technology, Korea Maritime and Ocean University.2013-2014
· Principal Research Scientist, Korea Institute of Ocean Science and Technology 2013-2014
· Senior Research Scientist, Korea Institute of Ocean Science and Technology 2009-2013
· Research Scholar, Department of Meteorology, SOEST, University of Hawaii, 2007-2009
· Visiting Professor, Center for Climate System Research, University of Tokyo, 2007
· Post-Doc, Climate Environment System Research Center, Seoul National University,
2003-2007
Scientific Activity
· Associate Member, The Korea Academy of Science and Technology (한림원), 2014-present
· Member of CLIVAR Pacific Region Panel, WCRP. 2016-present
· Associate Editor, Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 2012-present.

· Editorial Board Member, Regional Economies and Policies, 2016-present.
· Member of Advised board of KMA climate prediction, 2010-present. 

· Member of East Asia Climate (EAC), 2005-present.

 - Lecturer, Ehwa University, 2013. “ Basic Climate Dynamics”,”Ocean-Atmosphere Interaction”

- Lecturer, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Seoul National University, 2006. “Climate Analysis and Prediction”

- Lecturer, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Seoul National University, 2005. “ ENSO dynamics”

· Teaching Assistant, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Seoul National University, 1999-2001

 

Awards

· Muenjae Distinguished Professor, POSTECH (2019.07~)

· Presidential Award, Ministry of Science and ICT, (2018.12)  

· Promising 30 Young Scientists in Korea. POSTECH-Donga daily news (2016.11)

. Distinguished Young Profess, POSTECH (2016.03~2019.02)

. Scientist of the month, Minister Prize from Ministry of Science, KT, ICT and Future Planning (2016.01)

· APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education(ASPIRE),2015
· Award on “Young Scientist” in 2014 Korea Climate Change Society
· Lead Scientist (선도연구원), Korea Institute of Ocean Science and Technology, 2011-2014
· 2012 Best paper in Korea Institute of Ocean Science and Technology
· The grand prize on best presentation in 2012 fall meeting of Climate Change Society.
· 2011 Best paper in Korea Ocean Research and Development Institute
· Minister Prize from the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (2010)
· Best paper in 2010 spring meeting of the Korea Society of Oceanography
· Award on “Young Atmospheric Scientist” in 2010 Korea Meteorological Society
· Best paper in 2009 spring meeting of the Korea Society of Oceanography
Membership
· American Geophysical Union (Since 2001)
· American Meteorological Society (Since 2011)
· Korea Meteorological Society (Since 2003)
· Korea Oceanographical Society (Since 2005)
· Korea Climate Change Society (Since 2009)
· Korean Atmospheric Scientists in America (Since 2004)