Seok Soon Park
Dr. Seok S. Park is a professor of Environmental Science and Engineering at Ewha Womans University in Seoul, Korea. He translated Inconvenient Facts: The science that Al Gore doesn't want you to know and Fake Invisible Catastrophes and Treats of Doom into Korean in 2021. After publishing these two translated books, he founded Korea Climate Change Truth Forum and Korea Alliance of Freedom and Environmental Groups with his colleagues.
Dr. Park has published over 150 research papers in peer-reviewed journals, including Environmental Engineering Science, Journal of Environmental Management, Ecological Modelling, Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, Chemosphere, Climatic Change, Ecological Informatics, Journal of Environmental Engineering (ASCE), Journal of American Water Resources Association, Water Resources Research. He has written and translated more than 20 books including The Invisible Rainbow: A History of Electricity and Life by Arthur Firstenberg, The Real Environmental Crisis by Jack Holland, and Systems Ecology: An Introduction by Howard Odum.
Dr. Park received his B.S. in Zoology from Seoul National University (Seoul, Korea) in 1980 and his M.S. and Ph.D. in Environmental Science from Rutgers University (New Brunswick, New Jersey) in 1983 and 1985. He served as the president of National Institute of Environmental Research from 2011 to 2013. He received Best Scientist and Engineer Award of the Month from Korea Research Foundation in 2007 and Korea Presidential Award on Green Growth from President Myung-Bak Lee, 2013.