Institut Pasteur Korea - Board of Directors - Scientific Advisory Board - Management

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Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Youngmee JEE
Education 1989-1997 PhD, Virology, University of London, UK
1988 Diploma, Medical Microbiology, University of London, UK
1980-1986 MD, Medicine, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Rep. of Korea
Major Career 2021-present Chief Executive Officer & Director, Institut Pasteur Korea, Rep. of Korea
2014-2019 Director-General, the Center for Infectious Disease Research and the Center for Immunology and Pathology, Korea National Institute of Health(KNIH), Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC)
2007-2014 Scientist/Regional Coordinator, Expanded Programme on Immunization, World Health Organization (WHO) Western Pacific Regional Office
1997-2007 Deputy Director/Director, Division of Enteric and Hepatitis Viruses, Korea National Institute of Health, KCDC
Other Career & Experience 2020-present Special Representative of Health and Diplomacy, the Korea Foundation
2020-present Member of the WHO Emergency Committee on COVID-19
2019-2020 Visiting Professor, Graduate School of Public Administration, Seoul National University, Korea
2017-present Member of the Korea Expert Committee on Immunization Practices (KECIP)
2017-2020 Member of WHO Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunization (SAGE)
2015-present Member of the WHO R&D Blueprint Scientific Advisory Group
2014-2019 Head, Task Force Team for the Cross-ministerial Forum on Infectious Disease Research and Development (FID)
Chief Scientific Officer (CSO)
Spencer L. SHORTE
Education 1989-1992 PhD, Biochemistry, Bristol University, United Kingdom
1988-1989 MSc, Biochemistry, Bristol University, United Kingdom
1984-1987 BSc, Biochemistry, Kent University, United Kingdom
Career 2018-present Chief Scientific Officer, Institut Pasteur Korea, Republic of Korea
2005-2017 Director & Executive Engineer, IMAGOPOLE, France
2001-2017 Professor & Group Leader, Plateforme d’Imagerie Dynamique, France
Board of Directors
Yong-Kyung Choe - Chairman
Korea Research Institute of Bioscience & Biotechnology, Rep. of Korea
Man-Seong Park
Korea University, Rep. of Korea
Hyuk Lee
Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology, Rep. of Korea
Changyoon Lee
Ministry of Science and ICT, Rep. of Korea
Kwang-Yeol Ryu
Gyeonggi Provincial Government, Rep. of Korea
Stewart Cole
Institut Pasteur, France
Pierre-Marie Girard
Institut Pasteur, France
Youngmee Jee
Institut Pasteur Korea, Rep. of Korea
Spencer L. Shorte
Institut Pasteur Korea, Rep. of Korea
Isabelle Buckle
Institut Pasteur, France
Jinsun Park - Auditor
Korea Nuclear International Cooperation Foundation, Rep. of Korea
Scientific Advisory Committee
Alex Matter - Chairman
Duke-NUS, Singapore
Seonggu Ro
PiMedBio Inc., Rep. of Korea
Seung Bum Park
Seoul National University, Rep. of Korea
Neil Carragher
University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Ivo Gomperts Boneca
Institut Pasteu, France
Jae U. Jung
Cleveland Clinic, Lerner Research Institute, USA
Koo Lee
Interpark Bio Convergence Corp., Rep. of Korea
Tae-Wook Chun
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/National Institutes of Health, USA
Eui-Cheol Shin
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Rep. of Korea
Yae-Jean Kim
Samsung Medical Center, Rep. of Korea
Malik Peiris
The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Administration contact information
All | Admin. Division | BioCore TF | Strategic Planning | General Affairs & HR | Finance & Purchase | Safety | Facility

Department Name Person in charge of Office number (Ext.)
Admin. DivisionByungkwon Lim
(Division Head)
Management of Administration Division031-8018-8005 (8005)
BioCore TFJinHyun Park
(Division Head)
Bio Core Facility project031-8018-8090 (8090)
Strategic PlanningSangchul Lee
(Team Head)
Management of Strategic Planning031-8018-8184 (8184)
Strategic PlanningHyunhee KangBoard of Directors, Scientific Advisory Committee, Management and Planning Support031-8018-8045 (8045)
Strategic PlanningSukyon YangIPK Seminar, International symposium, External Relations031-8018-8042 (8042)
Strategic PlanningJieun KimPublic relations, Bio core facility project031-8018-8041 (8041)
Strategic PlanningHwapyung KimIntellectual property right, Agreements, Patents, Research cooperation031-8018-8031 (8031)
Strategic PlanningEunjung EomR&D project management, Research agreement031-8018-8047 (8047)
Strategic PlanningSuhyun ParkR&D project management, R&D budget settlement031-8018-8076 (8076)
General Affairs &
Jaeho Youn
(Team Head)
Management of General Affairs & HR031-8018-8062 (8062)
General Affairs &
Seungsup LeeAssist CEO and CSO031-8018-8085 (8085)
General Affairs &
Shinhye KimHR operation, General affairs, UST Academic program031-8018-8063 (8063)
General Affairs &
 HR operation, General affairs, Welfare benefit031-8018-8061 (8061)
Finance & PurchaseJeongKeun Park
(Team Head)
Management of Finance & Purchase031-8018-8080 (8080)
Finance & PurchaseHyeonju MoonExecution, Treasury, Tax, Donation031-8018-8072 (8072)
Finance & PurchaseJin LeePurchase order, Payment, Research equipment management031-8018-8082 (8082)
Finance & PurchaseSeungyeon ChoiClosing management, Tax invoice 031-8018-8074 (8074)
SafetyEuiseong KangManagement of occupational-safety, bio-safety, dangerous substance, RI, safety equipment and RA031-8018-8125 (8125)
SafetyHyeryun KimManagement of occupational-safety, bio-safety and dangerous substance031-8018-8126 (8126)
FacilityJungmin HanBuilding operation/space management, Construction project plan031-8018-8122 (8122)
FacilityMinji NaBuilding operation support, Legal facilities inspection and permission031-8018-8123 (8123)