Dong In Kim received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electronics Engineering from Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, in 1980 and 1984, respectively, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, in 1987 and 1990, respectively.
From 1984 to 1985, he was a Researcher with Korea Telecom Research Center, Seoul. From 1986 to 1988, he was a Korean Government Graduate Fellow in the Department of Electrical Engineering, USC. From 1991 to 2002, he was with the University of Seoul, Seoul, leading the Wireless Communications Research Group and also serving as an elected Department Chair for two-year term. From 2002 to 2007, he was a tenured Full Professor in the School of Engineering Science, Simon Fraser University (SFU), Burnaby, BC, Canada. From 1999 to 2000, he was a Visiting Professor at the University of Victoria, Victoria, BC. Since 2007, he has been with Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Suwon, Korea, where he is a Professor and SKKU Fellow in the School of Information and Communication Engineering. Since 1988, he is engaged in the research activities in the areas of wireless cellular communications. His current research interests include cooperative relaying and base station cooperation, interference management for heterogeneous networks and cognitive radio networks, cross-layer design and optimization.
Dr. Kim was an Editor for the IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications: Wireless Communications Series and also a Division Editor for the Journal of Communications and Networks. He is currently an Editor for Spread Spectrum Transmission and Access for the IEEE Transactions on Communications and an Area Editor for Cross-layer Design and Optimization for the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications. He also serves as a co-Editor-in-Chief (EIC) for the Journal of Communications and Networks.