Honors and Awards

Honors and awards
2017  Prof. JaeHyung Koo, Best Research Award from DGIST, Daegu, Korea
2016  Prof. JaeHyung Koo, 1st DGIST Way Award from DGIST, Daegu, Korea
2014  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, The 2014 HO-AM Prize in Science, The HO-AM Foundation, Korea
2013  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, Physical Review Letters (2012) paper; awarded Silver Medal in Samsung HumanTech Paper Awards, Samsung, Korea 
2012 Prof. June M. Kwak, Most cited paper award, J. Plant Biol.
2012  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, Digital Heritage Award (BRIC), Daum Foundation
2012  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, Nominated as one of “the 100 most influential Koreans for the next decade – the dreaming pioneers”, DongA Daily, Korea
2011 Prof. DaeWon Moon, Best Research Award, Ministry of Knowledge Economy, Korea
2011  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, Best Broadcast Award in Life Science (BRIC), Korean Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
2011 Prof. Hong Gil Nam,  Guest Scholar of Honor, Rural Development Administration, Korea
2011 Prof. Hong Gil Nam, Storer Lecturer, University of California, Davis, USA
2010 Prof. DaeWon Moon, Academic Research Award, Korea Vacuum Society
2010 Prof. DaeWon Moon, Co-editor, Biointerphase
2010 Prof. Hong Gil Nam, The National Scholar, Ministry of Education, Science & Technology and National Research Foundation of Korea
2009  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, The manuscript published in Nature (2008) was recognized as one of the top 10 issues in science and technology of Korea.
2009  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, The 54th National Academy of Science Award in the field of Basic Science, National Academy of Sciences, Korea
2009  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, POSCO TJ Park Prize in the field of Science, POSCO TJ Park Foundation, Korea
2008 Prof. DaeWon Moon, KRISS fellow
2006 Prof. DaeWon Moon, Member, Korean Academy of Science and Technology
2006  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, The manuscript published in Cell (2005) was recognized as one of the top 50 discoveries of Korea.
2006  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, The 10th Presidential Science Award, Korea
2005 Prof. DaeWon Moon, National Science and Technology Medal (Do-Yak-Jang), Korea Government
2005  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, Academic Research Award for Life Science, Korean Society for Molecular and Cellular Biology
2004 Prof. June M. Kwak, General Research Board, University of Maryland
2004 Prof. DaeWon Moon, Award of Best Ten Scientists in 2004 by MOST and Dong-A Press, Korea
2004  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, Korea Science Contents Award 2004 for Mass Media Operation (BRIC), Korea Science Foundation
2003 Prof. June M. Kwak, Travel award, 22nd Symposium in Plant Biology, CA, UC BioSTAR
2003 Prof. DaeWon Moon, Editorial Board, Critical Reviews in Solid State and Materials Science
2002 Prof. June M. Kwak, Travel award, 13th Int’l Congress on Arabidopsis Research, Spain, NSF
2002  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, Award for Agricultural Technology from the Minister of Science and Technology, Ministry for Food, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries  
2001 Prof. DaeWon Moon, Best Paper Award, Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies
2001 Prof. DaeWon Moon, Award of Ministry of Science and Technology ‘Scientist of This Month”
2000  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, Award for the Scientist of the Month, Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies
2000  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, The 10th Award for an Out-standing Research Paper, Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies 
1999 Prof. June M. Kwak, Travel award, 10th Int’l Congress on Arabidopsis Research, Australia, NSF
1994  Prof. Hong Gil Nam, The First Rank of Molecular Biologists of the 20th Century, Shindonga, Korea