홍성욱

Professor

Hong, Sung-ook

홍성욱
Research
Science History & Philosophy
1. History of science
● Visualization and representation in physical sciences
● The Concept of progress in Darwinian evolutionary biology
2. History of technology
● The history of electrification in Korea, 1887-2007
● The formation of scientific electrical engineering
3. Science, technology and society (STS)
● Technological risk and governance
● Team creativity and leadership in science
● Neuroethics and neurohumanities
Education/Career
Education
  • - 1988.3 - 1994.2 Ph.D. : History of Science and Science Chung-Hak Combined Program, Seoul National University
  • - 1984.3 - 1986.2 Master : History of Science and Science Chung-Hak Combined Program, Seoul National University
  • - 1980.3 - 1984.2 Bachelor : Biophysics, Seoul National University
Career
  • - 2006.4 - Present Professor, School of Biological Sciences, Seoul National University
  • - 2003.5 - 2009.5 Associate Professor, School of Biological Sciences, Seoul National University
  • - 2000.7 - 2003.5 Associate Professor, Philosophy of Science History, University of Toronto, Canada
  • - 1995.7 - 2000.6 Assistant Professor, Philosophy of Science History, University of Toronto, Canada
Publications
  1. Hong S (2008) Science with a Human Face (Seoul National University Press) in Korean.
  2. Hong S (2008) The Hwang Scandal that "Shook the World of Science". East Asian Science, Technology, and Society an International Journal 2: 1-7.
  3. Hong S (2007) East Asian STS: Some Critical Issues. East Asian Science, Technology, and Society: an International Journal 1: 233-236.
  4. Hong S (2006) Korean Scientists Look at Japanese Colonization: The Emergence of an Idea of the Value-Neutrality and Objectivity of Science. Historia Scientiarum 15: 268-275.
  5. Hong S (2005) Marconi's Error: The First Transatlantic Wireless Telegraphy in 1901. Social Research 72: 107-124.