Hee-Jin Kim, DDS, PhD, is a professor in the Division of Anatomy & Developmental Biology, Department of Oral Biology, Yonsei University College of Dentistry, Seoul, Korea.
Professor Kim obtained his DDS from the Yonsei University College of Dentistry in 1991, and his PhD from the Yonsei University Graduate School in 1996. From 1994 to 1995, he was a research fellow in the Department of Oral Biology, Yonsei University College of Dentistry. He was appointed as a professor in the Division of Anatomy & Developmental Biology in 1996 and gradually rose in the ranks, obtaining his current appointment of full Professor since 2010.
Now, he is working as an Editor-in-Chief of Anatomy and Cell Biology. Also, he is one of the section editor of “International Scholarly Research Notices. In addition, as an Associate Editors of “Clinical Anatomy”, “Surgical & Radiologic Anatomy” and “European J Clinical Anatomy”, Professor Kim has authored or co-authored 15 textbooks and more than 250 articles that have appeared in peer-reviewed journals, including American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Anatomical Science Education, Anatomical Records, Angle Orthodontics, British Journal of Dermatology, Clinical Implant Dentistry and Related Research, Dysphagia, Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, Journal of Hard Tissue Biology, Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Journal of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Muscle & Nerve, Oral Diseases, Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology and Endodontology, and Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery.