Publishing credentials (2019 – 2021)
The Journal Manager, Prof. Chan Hyeong Kim, has worked for the Journal of Radiation Protection and Research (JRPR) for 16 years, serving as an editor, Managing Editor, and Executive Editor. He is also serving several international journals as a member of the editorial board, including Radioprotection (SCI-E), Journal of Medical Physics and Applied Sciences, and Journal of Radiology and Imaging Techniques. Prof. Kim graduated from Texas A&M University with a Ph.D. degree in nuclear engineering with emphasis on radiation detection and dosimetry. He has published 184 peer-reviewed journal papers, 595 abstracts/proceedings, and 16 national and international patents, which provides him adequate level of knowledge and skills for editing scientific manuscripts.
The Journal Manager, Prof. Takeshi Iimoto of the University of Tokyo, Editor-in-Chief of JRPR, selected by Japan Health Physics Society, is the vice president of the society. He is Radiation Safety Promotion Manager of the University of Tokyo and leads Environmental Safety Management Study at the graduate school. His main area in radiation protection field is radiation measurement and dosimetry, focusing on radon/thoron and NORM. He is an expert member in several national committees or meetings of Japanese government for radiation protection and safety.
The Manager of the Review Process, Prof. Geehyun Kim, has worked for JRPR as an Editorial Board member since 2018 and as Managing Editor since 2019. He graduated from the University of Michigan with a Ph.D. in nuclear engineering and radiological sciences with emphasis on radiation detection and measurement. He has served as an organizing committee for several international conferences in radiation measurement and protection. And he has also served as a guest editor for Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research and a review editor for Frontiers.
The Ethics Editor, Prof. Hirokuni Yamanishi of Kindai University, selected by Japan Health Physics Society, is a member of the board of the society. He has been a member of the editorial board of Japanese Journal of Health Physics and Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology. He is the director of Atomic Energy Research Institute of Kindai University since this April. He has been working honestly in the practice of environmental measurement and radiation management at research facilities for 37 years. His main area in radiation protection field is environmental radiation monitoring and dosimetry.
The Manuscript Editor, Prof. Chul Hee Min, has served as an editorial member of the JRPR since 2014 and served as the managing editor from 2016 to 2018. He graduated from Hanyang University with a Ph.D. in nuclear engineering and was trained in the Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital as the research fellow for the clinical study.
The Layout Editors, Ms. So Yeon Park has worked for PMC journals including Clinical and Experimental Otorhinolaryngology. Ms. Hyeon Jung Park has worked for PMC journals including Journal of Educational Evaluation for Health Professions.
The Website and JATS XML File Producers, Ms. Ho-Jeong Bae and Ms. Minyoung Choi, M2community, Korea, have worked for 26 PMC journals in September 2017, including Archives of Plastic Surgery, Journal of Audiology and Otology and Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society.