• Prof. Sung Bae Lee



2005 KAIST, Department of Biological Science, Ph.D.

2001 Seoul National University, Department of Microbiology, M.S.

1999 Seoul National University, Department of Biological Science, B.S.

1995 Seoul Science High School



2019-2022 Project leader, Basic Research Lab

2018-2019 Associate Vice President for External and International Affairs (대외협력처장), DGIST, Daegu, Korea

2017-present Associate Professor, Department of Brain & Cognitive Sciences, DGIST, Daegu, Korea

2015-2017 Assistant Professor, Department of Brain & Cognitive Sciences, DGIST, Daegu, Korea

2012-2015 Assistant Professor, Department of Brain Science, DGIST, Daegu, Korea

2012-2012 Associate specialist, Department of physiology, School of medicine, UCSF

2007-2012 Postdoctoral fellow, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of physiology, UCSF

2005-2007 Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Biological Sciences, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea


Awards & Honors

2018-present Korea Genome Organization, Committee Member

2018 The 34th Annual Meeting of MSOT/KEMS, Invited Speaker

2018 The 59th KSLS annual meeting and international symposium, Invited Speaker

2018 2018 Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award

2018 KOGO, Committee Member

2018-2019 Korean Society for Drosophila, Academic Secretary

2017-2018 Naver 생화학백과사전 집필위원

2018 KSBNS, Committee Member

2017 ISAMMA 2017, Invited Speaker

2017 KSBNS annual meeting, Invited Speaker

2016 UKC2016, Invited Speaker

2016 경암바이오유스캠프 Invited Speaker (KAIST, 부산대학교)
2016-2017 KSMCB, Committee Member
2015 DGIST Water Technology Research TF
2015 DGIST Faculty Council, Committee Member
2015 KSCB conference, Invited Speaker
2015 식품의약품안전처 신종유해물질팀 자문위원

2015-present KSBMB, Committee Member

2014 Korean Drosophila Society, Invited Speaker
2013 KSBMB winter workshop, Invited Speaker
2006 BRIC 한빛사 2006 국내 연구성과 TOP5 선정
2006 BRIC 한빛사 Interview

2006 Agarwal Award 2006, KAIST (Biomedical research award) 


2015-present        Korean Society for Cell Biology, Member

2015-present        Korea Genome Organization, Member

2014-present        Korean Chemical Society, Member

2013-present        Korean Autophagy Research Society, Member
2013-present        Korean Drosophila Society (in Korean Society for Molecular and Cellular Biology), Member
2013-present        The Korean society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Member

2012-present        The Korean society for brain and neural science, Member