Kyoungtea Kim obtained his B.S. and M.S. in Biotechnology and Bioscience from Konkuk University, South Korea, and earned his doctorate at University of Wisconsin-Madison in Molecular and Environmental Toxicology, under the supervision of Joel A. Pedersen. His background is in nanomaterial interactions at nano-bio interfaces. As part of the Center for Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery, his research interests currently lie in polymeric nano-formulations of drug molecules in order to enhance the extent of drug delivery. Outside the lab, he likes to explore coffee shops, experience different cultures, and listen to music.