Young-Kee Kim


Young-Kee KimEducational History

  • PhD, University of Rochester (1990)
  • MS, Korea University (1986)
  • BS, Korea University (1984)

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Top 5 Honors, Awards, or Recognition

  • Fellow, American Physical Society (2004)
  • Member, National Academy of Sciences (2022)
  • Member, American Academy of Arts & Sciences (2017)
  • Ho-Am Prize (2005)
  • Fellow, Alfred P. Sloan (1997)

Most Recent APS Volunteer History

  • APS Board of Directors (2015-2017)
  • APS Council (2014-2017)
  • Vice Chair (2018), Chair-Elect (2019), Chair (2020), Past Chair (2021), APS Division of Particles and Fields
  • APS Task Force on Expanding International Engagement (2017-2018)
  • APS Forum on International Physics Executive Committee (2014-2017)

Membership in Other Societies

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Korean American Scientists and Engineers Association
  • Association of Korean Physicists in America

Other Relevant Experience

Experiences gained through chairing various organizations/committees (e.g., the Department of Physics, Faculty Coordination Team on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, and Women in Science Committee, U.Chicago; NSF Mathematical and Physical Sciences subcommittee; DOE Exascale Computing workshop; TRIUMF Advisory Committee, Canada; DESY Physics Research Committee, Germany; Review Committee, Physics Department, Oxford University; KEK Science Advisory Committee, Japan; International Advisory Committee for Future Colliders, China; International Advisory Committee, Underground Physics Center, South Korea) and through leadership roles such as Senior Advisor to the Provost for Global Scientific Initiatives, U.Chicago; Deputy Director, Fermilab; and Co-spokesperson of the CDF Experiment.