Department of Safety and Environment Research

The Department of Safety and Environment Research investigates new methods that make Seoul a safer and more pleasant city to live in. It conducts studies on design criteria responding to risks that include climate change and the improvement of safety in daily life. In addition, the department develops various policy studies to create a greener and cleaner Seoul in which people and nature exist in perfect harmony.


Research Areas

Safety

  • Safety in society
  • Flood prevention
  • Safety from slope damage
  • Safety in facilities

Climate and Energy

  • Decreasing energy consumption and increasing energy efficiency
  • Seeking new renewable energy sources
  • Climate change adaptation

Environment

  • Environment governance
  • City park and urban agriculture
  • Air quality management
  • Water resource management and water cycle
  • Waste recycling

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Position Name Research Area Phone E-mail
Director/Research Fellow In-Ju Song Urban Ecology, Landscape Planning +82-2-2149-1165 injusong@si.re.kr
Senior Research Fellow Woon-Soo Kim Environmental Planning and Management, Mathematical Optimization, Climate Change Mitigation +82-2-2149-1155 woonkim@si.re.kr
Senior Research Fellow Young-Ran Kim Water & Wastewater Treatment, Water Management +82-2-2149-1159 yrkim@si.re.kr
Senior Research Fellow Kee-Young Yoo Waste Management +82-2-2149-1157 keeyy@si.re.kr
Senior Research Fellow Chang-Woo Lee Environmental Policy & Planning +82-2-2149-1153 lcwsdi@si.re.kr
Senior Research Fellow Yong-Mo Cho Waterworks Management, Water Quality Management +82-2-2149-1154 choym@si.re.kr
Research Fellow Won-Ju Kim Environmental Landscape Architecture, Park System +82-2-2149-1160 wjkim@si.re.kr
Research Fellow Sang-Young Shin Urban Planning, Disaster Management, Urban Information +82-2-2149-1293 syshin@si.re.kr
Research Fellow Jong-Seok Won GIS, Safety System, Hydrogeology +82-2-2149-1299 jswon@si.re.kr
Research Fellow Hang-Moon Cho Energy Planning, Energy Management +82-2-2149-1158 chohm@si.re.kr
Research Fellow Yu-Jin Choi Air quality management, Indoor air quality management +82-2-2149-1182 yjchoi@si.re.kr
Research Fellow Min Kyeong Kim Environment Architecture, Building Energy +82-2-2149-1046 min@si.re.kr
Research Fellow Yoon-Shin Bae Geotechnical Disaster Prevention, Geotechnical Engineering +82-2-2149-1087 ysbae@si.re.kr