SANG JEON CHUNG

Position : Professor
Major : Organic Chemistry
TEL : 031-290-7703
E-mail : sjchung@skku.edu

▶ Education

  • 1996.02     Ph.D. Organic Chemistry (Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry), Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang, Korea

  • 1992.02     M.S. Chemistry (Organic Chemistry), Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang, Korea

  • 1990.02     B.S. Pharmacy, Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, Korea

▶ Experience

  • 2018.08 ~    Professor, School of Pharmacy, Sungkyunkwan University

  • 2016.03 ~ 2017.07     Professor, Department of Chemistry, Dongguk University, Seoul, Korea

  • 2004.03 ~2013.03      Associate Professor, Dongguk University, Seoul, Korea

▶ Positions

  • 2016.08 ~     CEO, AbTis Co. Ltd.

  • 2015.02 ~ 2017.07     Director, Research Institute for Biomolecular Chemistry (RIBC), Dongguk University

  • 2014.03 ~ 2017.07     Director, Molecular Targeting Research Center of RIBC, Dongguk University

  • 2003.10 ~ 2013.02     BioNanotechnology Research Center, Senior/Principal Scientist, KRIBB. Daejeon, Korea

  • 2000.09 ~ 2003.08     Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Chemical Biology, Harvard University (with Professor Gregory L. Verdine)

  • 1996.03 ~ 2000.06     Senior Research Scientist (Mandatory period related to military service), Center for Biofunctional Molecules, Pohang                                          University of Science and Technology. Pohang, Korea (with Professor Dong Han Kim)

  • 1997.08 ~ 1998.08     Guest Scientist, Chemistry (Bioorganic Chemistry), The Scripps Research Institute (with Professor Chi-Huey Wong)

  • 2018.01 ~                   Vice President, Korean Society of Organic Synthesis

  • 2018.01 ~                    Chemical Biology Division, KSBMB, Board Member

  • 2019.01 ~                    President, Life-Science Chemistry Division, Korean Chemical Society

  • 2016.01 ~ 2017.12     KCS, Board Member

  • 2014.01 ~ 2016.12     KSBMB, Seorak member

  • 2013.01 ~ 2013.12     KSBB, Board Member

  • 2013.01 ~ 2014.12     Korean Society for Structural Biology, Board Member

  • 2013.01 ~ 2014.12     Korean Academy of Nanomedicine, Board Member

  • 2013.01 ~ 2014.12     Korean Vacuum Society, Academic Board Member

  • 2010.01 ~                   KSBB, Councilor

  • 2004.01 ~                   Koran Chemical Society, Member


▶ Fellowship

  • 1997.08 ~ 1998.08    Korea Science and Engineering Foundation (KOSEF) Fellow


▶ Research interests

  • Antibody-Drug Conjugate

  • Target identification of bio-active compounds

  • Molecular imaging (Development of fluorescent organic probe and new imaging technology on cells)

  • Protein engineering (including protein chemistry)

  • HIS (Assay development, Screening natural products & synthetic compound library for signaling protein library or cells)

  • Protein array

  • Structural biology

  • Molecular targeting (development of new strategies for molecular targeting) 

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Room 530729, School of Pharmacy, Sungkyunkwan University, 2066, Seobu-ro, Jangan-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, Republic of Korea

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