CV_Youngjun Mo_072714

CURRICULUM VITAE
NAME:
EDUCATION
Sep 2013 – Present:
Mar 2010:
Aug 2007:
EMPLOYMENT
Dec 2007 – Present:
Aug 2010 – Feb 2011:
Aug 2007 – Dec 2007:
Youngjun Mo
([email protected]; +1-530-220-2373)
PhD student. Dubcovsky Lab, Graduate Group in Horticulture & Agrnomy,
University of California, Davis
MS in Crop Science and Biotechnology. Seoul National University, Korea
BS in Plant Science (cum laude). Seoul National University, Korea
Research Scientist. National Institute of Crop Science (NICS), Rural
Development Administration (RDA), Suwon, Korea
Visiting Research Fellow. Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology
Division, International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), Philippines
Research Assistant. National Agrobiodiversity Center, RDA, Suwon, Korea
PUBLICATIONS
8. Mo YJ, Jeung JU, Shin WC, Kim KY, Ye C, Redoña ED, Kim BK (2014) Effects of allelic variations
in starch synthesis-related genes on grain quality traits of Korean nonglutinous rice varieties
under different temperature conditions. Breeding Science. 64: 164-175.
7. Mo YJ, Jeung JU, Shin YS, Park CS, Kang KH, Lee JS, Kim BK (2013) Agronomic and genetic
analysis of Suweon 542, a rice floury mutant line suitable for dry milling. Rice 6: 37.
6. Mo YJ, Jeung JU, Kang KH, Lee JS, Kim BK (2013) Genetic analysis on floury endosperm
characteristics of 'Namil(SA)-flo1', a japonica rice mutant line. Korean Journal of Crop Science
58(3): 283-291.
5. Mo YJ, Kim KY, Shin WC, Lee GM, Ko JC, Nam JK, Kim BK, Ko JK, Yu Y, and Yang TJ (2012)
Characterization of Imcrop, a Mutator-like MITE family in the rice genome. Genes & Genomics
34:189-198.
4. Mo YJ, Kim KY, Park HS, Ko JC, Shin WC, Nam JK, Kim BK, and Ko JK (2012) Changes in the
panicle-related traits of different rice varieties under high temperature condition. Australian
Journal of Crop Science 6(3):436-443.
3. Ye C, Argayoso MA, Redoña ED, Sierra SN, Laza MA, Dilla CJ, Mo Y, Thomson MJ, Chin J,
Delaviña CB, Diaz GQ, and Hernandez JE (2012) Mapping QTL for heat tolerance at flowering
stage in rice using SNP markers. Plant Breeding 131:33-41.
2. Park HS, Kim KY, Mo YJ, Choi IB, Baek MK, Ha KY, Ha WG, Kang HJ, Shin MS, and Ko JK
(2011) Characteristics and Variation of Panicle Traits of Korean Rice Varieties in Wet Season of
the Philippines. Korean Journal of Breeding Science 43(1):68-80.
1. Park HS, Kim KY, Mo YJ, Choung JI, Kang HJ, Kim BK, Shin MS, Ko JK, Kim SH, and Lee BY
(2010) Characteristics of Panicle Traits for 178 Rice Varieties Bred in Korea. Korean Journal of
Breeding Science 42(2):169-180.
CULTIVAR RELEASE
5. Nam JK, Ko JK, Kim KY, Kim BK, Kim WJ, Ha KY, Shin MS, Ko JC, Kang HJ, Park HS, Baek MK,
Shin WC, Mo YJ, Choi IB, Kim YD, Yang HS, Kim JG (2013) A New Early-Maturing Rice with
Blast, Bacterial Blight, Rice Stripe Virus Resistant and High Grain Quality, ‘Jopyeong’. Kor J
Breed Sci 45(2):177-182.
4. Shin MS, Ko JK, Ko JC, Kim BK, Kang HJ, Kim YD, Nam JK, Ha KY, Kim KY, Baek MG, Shin
WC, Kim WJ, Park HS, Baek SH, Mo YJ, Choi IB, Lee GH, Lee YB, Kim JG (2012) A Brown
Planthopper Resistance and High Quality Rice Variety ‘Chinnong’. Kor J Breed Sci 44(3):373378.
3. Kim KY, Shin MS, Ko JK, Nam JK, Ha KY, Baek MG, Ko JK, Kim BK, Park HS, Shin WC, Kang
HJ, Choung JI, Kim WJ, Mo YJ, and Kim JG (2010) A New Mid-late Maturing Rice Variety,
‘Honong’ with High-Quality and Multiple Disease Resistance. Kor J Breed Sci 42(3):252-256.
2. Kim KY, Shin MS, Kim BK, Ko JK, Noh TH, Ha KY, Ko JC, Kim WJ, Nam JK, Baek MG, Noh KI,
Park HS, Baek SH, Shin WC, Mo YJ, Choung JI, Kim YD, Kang HJ, Kim JK, Hwang HG, and
Kim JK (2009) A Mid-late Maturing Rice Cultivar with High-Quality and Bacterial Blight
Resistance “Jinbaek”. Kor J Breed Sci 41(3):314-318.
1. Ko JC, Kim BK, Nam JK, Baek MG, Ha KY, Kim KY, Son JY, Lee JK, Choung JI, Ko JK, Shin MS,
Kim YD, Mo YJ, Kim KH, and Kim CK (2008) A Medium-late Maturing New Rice Cultivar
with High Grain Quality, Multi-disease Resistance, Adaptability to Direct Seeding and
Transplanting Cultivation, “Hopum”. Kor J Breed Sci 40(4):533-536.
CONFERENCES
- International
4. Mo YJ, Jeung JU, Kim KY, Shin WC, Won YJ, Ahn EK, Hyun UJ, Jeong EG, Choi IS, Kim CG
(2013) Association Between Allelic Variations in Starch Synthesis-Related Genes (SSRGs) and
Grain Quality Traits of Rice Under High Temperature. Plant and Animal Genome Asia, Singapore.
3. Mo YJ, Kim KY, Park HS, Ko JC, Shin WC, Nam JK, Kim BK, and Ko JK (2011) Changes in the
Panicle-Related Traits of Different Rice Cultivars under the High Temperature Condition. ASACSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, San Antonio, USA.
2. Mo YJ, Kim KY, Shin WC, Nam JK, Kim BK, Ko JK, and Yang TJ (2010) Identification of a New
MITE family, Imcrop, in the rice genome. 3rd International Rice Congress, Hanoi, Vietnam.
1. Mo YJ, Kim KY, Shin WC, Lee GM, Park CS, Kang CS, Choi IB, Nam JK, Park HS, Kim YD, Shin
MS, Ko JK, and Yang TJ (2009) New miniature inverted-repeat transposable elements (MITEs)
in Oryza sativa genome and their insertion polymorphism among different rice varieties. 6th
International Rice Genetics Symposium, Manila, Philippines.
- Domestic
6. Mo YJ, Sierra S, Ye C, Redoña E, Kim KY, Ko JC, Shin WC, Nam JK, Kim BK, and Ko JK (2011)
Relationship between Starch Synthesis-related Gene Alleles and Starch Properties of Rice
Ripened under the High Temperature Condition. The Korean Society of Breeding Science.
5. Mo YJ, Kim KY, Shin WC, Ko JC, Nam JK, Kim BK, and Ko JK (2011) Identifying Heat-tolerant
Korean Rice Cultivars under High Temperature Conditions. The Korean Society of Crop Science.
4. Mo YJ, Kim KY, Shin WC, Ko JC, Nam JK, Shin MS, Kim BK, and Ko JK (2010) Spikelet Fertility
of Korean Rice Cultivars under High Temperature during Anthesis. The Korean Society of
Breeding Science.
3. Mo YJ, Kim KY, Shin WC, Nam JK, Ko JC, Shin MS, Kim BK, and Ko JK (2010) Changes in Grain
Quality, Amylose and Protein Contents under High Temperature during Grain Filling Stage
among Korean Rice Cultivars. The Korean Society of Crop Science.
2. Mo YJ, Kim KY, Shin WC, Nam JK, Ko JC, Shin MS, Kim BK, and Ko JK (2010) Relationship
between Panicle Traits and Ripened Grain Ratio under High Temperature among Korean Rice
Cultivars. The Korean Society of Crop Science.
1. Mo YJ, Kim KY, Noh KI, Nam JK, Shin MS, and Ko JK (2009) Variation and Characteristics of
Panicle Traits in Korean Rice Cultivars. The Korean Society of Crop Science.
TRAININGS
Nov 2010:
SNP Analysis and Candidate Gene Discovery Training Course. IRRI, Philippines
Oct 2010:
Rice Breeding Course. IRRI, Philippines
AWARDS
May 2014:
Jul 2013:
Jul 2011:
Mar 2007:
Sep 2006:
Henry A. Jastro Research Award. Horticulture & Agronomy Graduate Group, UC Davis
Korean Government Long-term Fellowship for Overseas Studies
Excellent presentation award. The Korean Society of Breeding Science
Full scholarship for academic excellence. Seoul National University, Korea
Full scholarship for academic excellence. Seoul National University, Korea