Members

Principal Investigator

Jonghyuck Park, Ph.D.

Education

  • Ph.D. Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, USA (2014)
  • M.S. Biomedical Engineering, Korea University Medical School, Seoul, Korea (2008)
  • B.S. Life Sciences and Biotechnology, Korea University, Seoul, Korea (2006)

Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Kentucky 2019-present
  • Faculty Associate, Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center, College of Medicine, University of Kentucky 2019-present
  • Research Fellow, Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 2015-2019
  • Research Scientist, GreenCross Pharmaceutical, Ltd, Korea 2008-2009

Postdoctoral Researcher

Irina Kalashnikova, Ph.D.

Education

  • Ph.D. in Macromolecular Compounds, Institute of Macromolecular Compounds, Russian Academy of Sciences (Saint-Petersburg, Russia) (2008)
  • Specialist in analytical chemistry – Saint-Petersburg State University, Chemical Faculty, Department of Analytical Chemistry (Saint-Petersburg, Russia) (2004)

Positions

  • Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY, USA), June 2020-present
  • Research Assistant II, Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI, USA) February 2019 – May 2020

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Matthew Farmer

Education

  • B.S. Chemistry, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY USA (2021)

Positions

  • College of Pharmacy Undergraduate Research Assistant, Park Lab 2020-present
  • College of Pharmacy Undergraduate Research Assistant, Marsac Lab 2019-2020
  • College of Agriculture Undergraduate Research Assistant, Fox Lab 2018