Donggeun is chief researcher in Korean Standards Association (KSA) where he joined in 2000. He holds a PhD in Technology
and Innovation Management from Sungkyunkwan University of Korea. He is also the Vice Chair of International Cooperation of Education about Standardization (ICES).
Donggeun is proponent/editor of APEC standards edcuation initiative which completed in 2007-2011, and he recently proposed a new APEC project titled " Inspiring Next Generation of Standards Professional Development:Phase I. Identifying Stakeholder Requirements"
He has published research articles and policy reports in the area of standardization (governance, patents, education) and technology innovation.