Soojin Jun, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Human Nutrition, Food, and Animal Sciences
University of Hawaii

 

Contact Information:

1955 East-West Road
Agricultural Science Building 302F
Honolulu, HI 96822
Tel: +(808)-956-8283
Fax: +(808)-956-4024
E-mail: soojin@hawaii.edu

Education

Degree: Ph.D. in Agricultural & Biological Engineering
University: Penn State University, USA
Year: 2002
Dissertation: Selective Far Infrared Heating of Food Systems

Degree: M.S. in Food Science & Technology
University: Seoul National University, Korea
Year: 1998
Dissertation: Design of Auto-Feeding System for Microwave Extraction of Food

Degree: B.S. in Food Science & Technology
University: Seoul National University, Korea
Year: 1996

Employment

06/12 – Present: Associate Professor, Department of Human Nutrition, Food, & Animal Sciences, University of Hawaii
01/06 – 05/12: Assistant Professor, Department of Human Nutrition, Food, & Animal Sciences, University of Hawaii
07/04 – 12/05: Post-doctor, Department of Food, Agricultural & Biological Engineering, The Ohio State University
07/02 – 06/04: Post-doctor, Department of Agricultural & Biological Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University
01/99 – 05/02: Research Assistant, Department of Agricultural & Biological Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University

Honor & Award

NASA Tech Brief Certificate (Device and Container for Reheating and Sterilization of Contents MSC-23999-1), 2012
Best Teacher Award Biological Engineering Student Association in UH, 2008-2009
American Society of Agricultural Engineers Honorable Mention Paper Award, 2005

Society

Member of the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT)
Member of the Korean Society for Industrial Food Engineering (KSIFE)
Former member of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE)