Dr. Joo-ho Whang is the President of the Korean Nuclear Society. He has been a professor of nuclear engineering at Kyung Hee University in Korea since 1991. From 2010 to 2013, he was the President of the Korea Institute of Energy Research and also served as the Nuclear Program Coordinator of the Korea Institute of Science and Technology Evaluation and Planning from 1999 to 2001. Whang has also worked as a Senior Researcher in Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute from 1986 to 1991. He received his Ph. D. at Georgia Tech in 1986.