Saeyun Kwon

Post Doc at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Education

  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA (Sep.2015 ~ Present)
         Post-doctoral Associate, Institute for Data, Systems, and Society
         Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA (Sep.2010 ~ Apr.2015)
         Ph.D., Earth and Environmental Sciences
         Science, Technology, and Public Policy Certificate Program, The Gerald Ford School of Public Policy
  • Queen’s University, Kingston, ON, Canada (Sep.2004 ~ Apr.2009)
    B SB.S., Biology (specialization)

Awards & Honors

  • 2016 – John Dorr Graduate Academic Achievement Award, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Michigan
  • 2015 – Rackham Travel Grant for International Conferences, University of Michigan
  • 2014 – Rackham Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Award, University of Michigan
  • 2013 – Best Student Poster Award, 11th International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant 2013, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 2013 – Rackham Travel Grant for International Conferences, University of Michigan
  • 2013 – Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Michigan
  • 2012 – The Scott Turner Award, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Michigan
  • 2010 – Rackham Travel Grant for International Conferences, University of Michigan
  • 2009 – Best Poster Award, Inquiry at Queen’s Undergraduate Research Conference
  • 2009 – Merit for Quality Writing, Evolutionary Ecology of Humans, Queen’s University

Reviewer & Membership

  • Manuscript reviewer for Environment Science & Technology, Science of the Total Environment, Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene, Environment and Natural Resources Research, Science Technology and Medicine
  • Memberships – Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC), Association for Women in Science (AWIS)

Languages & Other Skills

  • Fluent in English & Korean, basic French
  • Other Skills – GEOS-Chem, China Regional Energy Model (C-REM), Python, unix, ArcGIS, Matlab