Dr. Young-Shin Jun
Dr. Young-Shin completed a PhD degree (2000-2005). Her Ph.D. thesis title was "Microscopic Mechanisms of Dissolution and Precipitation of Manganese Minerals."
Currently, Dr. Jun is the Harold D. Jolley Career Development Associate Professor of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering (EECE) and the EECE Director of Graduate Studies at Washington University in St. Louis, where she leads the Environmental NanoChemistry Laboratory. Dr. Jun received a 2011 U.S. National Science Foundation CAREER award and a 2008 Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award. She serves on the Advisory Board of Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts, the Editorial Board of Geochemical Transactions, and is the Division Chair of the American Chemical Society’s Geochemistry Division. Prof. Jun has been named a 2015 Kavli Fellow by the U.S. National Academy of Sciences and a 2016 Frontier of Engineering Fellow by the U.S. National Academy of Engineering.