dr. park

Won Min Park, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Tim Taylor Department of Chemical Engineering
Kansas State University
2023 Durland Hall, 1701A Platt St, Manhattan, KS 66506

Contact:  wmpark@ksu.edu / 785-532-5597 

Education and Training

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Postdoc. Biology and Biological Engineering, 2018

Georgia Institute of Technology
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, 2015

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
M.S. Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, 2009

Hanyang University
B.S. Chemical Engineering, 2007


Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, USA
Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering, 2018 - Present
Faculty Researcher, Johnson Cancer Research Center, 2022 - Present

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Biology, 2015-2018

Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul, South Korea,
Research Scientist / Intern, Center for Energy Materials Research, 2009

Honors and Awards

National Science Foundation CAREER Award
Division of Materials Research, 2022

K-State Mentoring Fellowship Award
Kansas State University, 2019 

Notable Korean Scientists
Biological Research Information Center (Korea), 2013, 2014, 2016

Finalist for the Graduate Student Award
AIChE Annual Meeting, 2014

Exemplary Academic Achievement Award
Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010

James T. Porter Fellowship
Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009

Nanoscience Innovation Award
Nano Korea 2008 Symposium, 2008

Government Scholarship
Ministry of Education, Science & Technology of South Korea, 2007 – 2009

National Science & Technology Scholarship
Korea Science & Engineering Foundation, 2006

Academic Excellence Scholarship
Hanyang University, 2005 – 2006