Woo-Sung Jung

Contact Information


Department of Industrial and Management Engineering / Department of Physics

Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)

Pohang 790-784, Republic of Korea

Tel: +82-54-279-1263

Mobile: +82-10-3327-7424




Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology(KAIST), Republic of Korea

Ph.D. in Physics, March 2002-February 2006

- Advisor: Prof. Hie-Tae Moon

- Research topic: Korean market dynamics as complex systems

M.S. in Physics, March 2000-February 2002

B.S. in Physics, March 1995-February 2000

Gyengnam Science High School, Republic of Korea

March 1993-February 1995

- Graduated early for excellent students from the high school for gifted students

Employment and Research Experience

POSTECH: Associate Professor, March 2015-present

POSTECH: Assistant Professor, September 2010-February 2015

POSTECH: Research Assistant Professor, December 2008-August 2010

POSTECH: Postdoctoral Researcher, September 2008-December 2008

Boston University: Visiting Scientist, August 2008-present

Boston University: Postdoctoral Researcher, March 2006-August 2008

- Director: Prof. H. Eugene Stanley

KAIST: Postdoctoral researcher, March 2006-August 2007

SERI Complexity Research and Education Network: Visiting Researcher, October 2005-present

Future and Policy Forum: Researcher, May 2005-present

KAIST: Research Assistant, March 2003-February 2006

KAIST: Teaching Assistant, March 2001-February 2003

Social Activities

Korea Scientists and Engineers Association: Executive Board Member, March 2003-present

KAIST Graduate Student Association: President, March 2002-February 2003

Honors and Awards

KAIST: Research Assistantship, March 2002-February 2006

KAIST Institute for Gifted Students: Teaching Assistantship, March 2004-February 2005

KAIST: Leadership Award, 2003

KAIST: Teaching Assistantship, March 2001-February 2002

Academic Activities

American Physical Society: Membership, 2005-present

Korean Physical Society: Membership, 2002-present