Tai Hyun Park is President of KOFAC (Korea Foundation for the Advancement of Science and Creativity), and also Professor at the School of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Seoul National University. He received his B.S. degree (Seoul National University), M.S. degree (KAIST), and Ph.D. degree (Purdue University) all in Chemical Engineering. He is currently serving as Appointed Director of National Research Council of Science & Technology. He served as President of The Korean Society for Biotechnology and Bioengineering (KSBB), President of Advanced Institutes of Convergence Technology (AICT), and President of Bio-MAX Institute. He is a member of The Korean Academy of Science and Technology (KAST) and also The National Academy of Engineering of Korea (NAEK). He is serving as Editor of “Biotechnology Journal (Wiley)” and “Enzyme and Microbial Technology (Elsevier)”, Editorial Board Member of "Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry (Wiley)” and "Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering (Springer)”, and Advisory Board Member of "Advanced Biosystems (Wiley)”.