Jong-Ha Choi obtained his Ph.D. degree in physical inorganic chemistry from the Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Republic of Korea, in 1987. He joined the faculty of the Department of Chemistry, Andong National University, Andong, Republic of Korea, in 1989 as an Assistant Professor and became a Professor in 1998. He did postdoctoral work at North Dakota State University with Professor P. E. Hoggard (1990–1992). He was a Visiting Professor at Newcastle University working with Professor W. Clegg (2005-2006). His research interests including the development of new antiviral drug and stem cell mobilizer are in syntheses, crystal structures, spectroscopic properties, and ligand field analysis of transitional metal complexes.
Biography Updated on 21 December 2011