Dr. Seung Jun Yoo serves as the Managing Director of Korea Bio-Economy Research Center at KoreaBIO (Korea Biotechnology Industry Organization) since May 2016. His research interests are sustainably growing Bio-Economy and Ecosystem.
Before moving to current position, he served as directors for Center for International Affairs, Division of Biotechnology and Welfare R&D Coordination, and Division of R&D Program Evaluation of Korean government in KISTEP (Korea Institute of Science & Technology Evaluation and Planning) starting from 2006.
He holds a Ph.D. degree from Korea University (Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering) and two M.S. degrees from University of Minnesota (Animal Physiology, USA) and Cornell University (Physiology, USA), and a B.S. degree from Hanyang University in Korea.