Dr. Young Il Song
Korea Environment Institute (KEI)
Chief Research Fellow, Korea Adaptation Center for Climate Change
Dr. Young Il Song is a chief research fellow at Korea Adaptation Center for Climate Change in Korea Environment Institute (KEI). He received a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from the New York Polytechnic University in 1996. Prior to his current position, he worked for various departments of KEI including the Environmental Assessment Research Group as a director general for about 15 years. He has been involved various research projects on environmental policies including climate change adaptation and environmental assessment. Currently he is extensively involved in the research for developing an integrated assessment model for climate change adaptation. He has been a member of several national committees such as the Environment Impact Assessment Coordination Committee of the Ministry of Environment Korea.