Chan-Gyoung Sung

Ph.D. (2020)
Current job: EH R&C
Thesis title: Development of alternative ecotoxicity test based on early life stage of Korean native marine fish and it’s application to Hebai Spirit oil spill monitoring

Jaeseong Jeong

Research Professor (2020)
Current job: 서울시립대학교
Thesis title: Development of Adverse Outcome Pathway Network (AOPN) for prioritization of chemicals using computational approach

Si-Won Lee

Ph.D. (2016)
Current job: 국립환경과학원
Thesis title: Ecotoxicological study in sediment dwelling species Chironomus riparius (Diptera: Chironomidae) ; Multi-biomarker, epigenetics and metabolomics approach

Sun-Young Park

Ph.D. (2014)
Current job: 국립환경과학원
Thesis title: Ecotoxicogenomics of silver nanoparticles in the aquatic midge Chironomus riparius (Diptera: Chironomidae)


Hyon-Jeong Eom

Ph.D. (2014)
Current job: 서울시립대학교
Thesis title: Systems Toxicology approach to Engineered Nanomaterials on in vitro and Caenorhabditis elegans models

Ji-Yeon Roh

Ph.D. (2010)
Current job: 크노엘코리아
Thesis title: Ecotoxicity monitoring using a soil nematode Caenorhabditis elegans : Identification of biomarker and field application

Ph.D. Candidate

Yeon-Jeong Park


Yong-Gil Yang


Soo-Yeon Kim


Ji-Woong Chung


Moon-Sun You


Hyo-Jung Yoon


Ph.D. Students(Part-time)

Seulgi Hong

Ph.D. Students (Part-time)

Mina Kim

Ph.D. Students (Part-time)


Doheon Lee

MASTER (2021)
Current job: 씨아이알에스코리아
Thesis title: Screening of endocrine disrupting properties of biocide chemicals using integrated analysis of COPAS based C.elegans functional genetics, ToxRef and EDSP21 data

Seung-hyun Jo

MASTER (2021)
Current job: 씨아이알에스코리아
Thesis title: Screening of developmental, behavior and epigenetic toxicity of industrial use chemicals using zebrafish model

Hoyeon Kang

MASTER (2020)
Current job:한국제품안전관리원
Thesis title: High throughput screening of genotoxic and epigenotoxic potential of chemicals in consumer chemical products: Caenorhabditis elegans functional genetic approach

Seung-Baek Lee

MASTER (2018)
Current job: Ph.D. candidate, associated with the MATER consortium, in University of Oulu and University of Tartu
Thesis title: Effect of soil microbiome on Caenorhabditis elegans life history traits and chemical stress response

Yu-Jin Jo

MASTER (2018)
Current job:
Thesis title: Comparative cytotoxicity of silica nanoparticles depending on particle sizes and cell types

Hyun-ho Lee

MASTER (2018)
Current job:
Thesis title: The critical window of exposure of biocide, CMIT/MIT in zebrafish Danio rerio : Developmental and behavioral analysis

Young-Ji Gwak

MASTER (2018)
Current job: 안전성평가연구소
Thesis title: Effect of DNA methylation and toxic response on environmental stress using water fleas

Su-Hyun Choi

MASTER (2017)
Current job:
Thesis title: Trans-generational toxicity of piperonyl butoxide in Daphnia magna

Hee-Jin Kim

MASTER (2015)
Current job:
Thesis title: Optimization of Caenorhabditis elegans high throughput screening method for reproductive and developmental toxicity testing and its application to nanotoxicity screening

Jisu Yang

MASTER (2015)
Current job:KIST Europe
Thesis title: Epigenetic mechanism of transgenerational toxicity in Caenorhabditis elegans exposed to crude oil

Jeong-Min Ahn

MASTER (2013)
Current job:국립환경과학원
Thesis title: Mechanism of toxicity of engineered nanomaterials in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans focusing on effects of physicochemical properties and oxidative stress

Dong-young Lim

MASTER (2012)
Current job:우당네트웍
Thesis title:Ecotoxicity of silver nanoparticles and Titanium Dioxide nanoparticles in the soil nametode Caenorhabditis elegans : Mechanism and soil exposure studies

Liu Shibo

MASTER (2010)
Current job:
Thesis title: Ecotoxicity of silver nanoparticles and pharmaceuticals in aquatic crustacean Daphnia magna and the larva of the aquatic midge Chironomus riparius: using gene expressions and organism/population level effects

Sung-Man Kim

MASTER (2008)
Current job:
Thesis title: Genotoxic and ecotoxic effect of Nanoparticles exposure on water flea, Daphnia magna and the larva of aquatic midge, Chironomus riparius

Mi-Hee Ha

MASTER (2007)
Current job:
Thesis title: Toxicity of PCDDs/PCDFs from Korean waste incinerators on cell viability, stress-related gene expression and DNA damage in human bronchial epithelial cell, Beas-2B

Se-Bum Lee

MASTER (2006)
Current job: KOTITI
Thesis title: Identification of chemical Physiological multilevel biomarkers in ecological risk assessment

Soon-Mi Lee

MASTER (2005)
Current job:
Thesis title: Heat shock protein 70 and hemoglobin genes expression by various environmental pollutants in chironomus tentans(diptera, chironomidae) larvae : potential biomarker of fresh water environmental monitoring

Research Professor, Post-doc, Research Assistant

Nivedita Chatterjee

Research Professor

Prakash M. G.

Research Professor

Yongsoon Kim

Research Professor

Chanhee Kim

Research Assitant

Bilal Ahmed Lodhi

Postdoc Research Fellow

Undergraduate students (since 2015)

Chang-heon Kim


Hun-Been Kim


Young Jeong


Yooseup Kim


Haebin Lim


Haesung Bang


Somin Cheon


Naheyn Lee


Jihyen Kim


International Internship student

Melanie Barrionuevo

International Internship Student