Kun-Eek Kil

Assistant Research Professor, Radiochemistry and Radiopharmaceutical Chemistry

Bio:

Education:
BS, Kyungpook National University Daegu, S. Korea, 1994
MS, Korea University Seoul, S. Korea, 1996
PhD, Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY, 2008

Professional Experience:
Research Associate, Washington University in St Louis   St Louis, MO, 2008-2010
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center  Houston, TX, 2010-2011
Research Fellow, Massachusetts General Hospital  Charlestown, MA, 2011-2015
Postdoctoral Fellow, Avid Radiopharmaceuticals  Philadelphia, PA, 2015-2016
Radiochemist, Avid Radiopharmaceuticals  Philadelphia, PA, 2016
Assistant Research Professor, University of Missouri  Columbia, MO, 2016-Present

Research:
The Kil group develops novel small-molecule PET radiotracers used for cancer, brain, cardiovascular, and plant imaging research from preclinical stages to clinical stages and commercialization.