Jinhyun Kim


Dr. Jinhyun Kim received her B.S and M.S. in Biology at Sung Kyun Kwan University, Korea, in 1995 and 1997, respectively.  She started to study neuroscience and received her PhD at Max-Planck-Institute for medical research in Heidelberg, Germany, in 2001.  After her PhD, she did her 5-years-postdoctoral work at National Institutes of Health, USA, (2002-2007) and worked as a Research Specialist at Janelia Research Campus, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, USA, (2008-2010). 

Since 2011, she is appointed by Korea Institute of Science and Technology participating in ‘World-Class-Institute’ launched by Korean government. In 2015, she became the director of Center for Functional Connectomics.   

Title of talk: 
mGRASP for high-resolution structural and functional synapse mapping at multiple scales

Director, Center for Functional Connectomics,
Korea Institute of Science and Technology.


Korea Institute of Science and Technology    

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