Je Woo Kim is an Invited Professor of Institute for Startup KAIST at KAIST.
He has 3 decades of technical and executive management experience in wireless communication industry.
He worked for Qualcomm as a VP of Technology for 9 years from 2007 directing the development of next generation modem, working as a UMTS technology lead, serving as a member of patent review board and working as the WiMAX technology lead. Je Woo founded TeleCIS Wireless in 2000, and developed WiFi (IEEE 802.11a, 11b, 11g) and WiMAX (IEEE 802.16d-2004) solutions and chipsets. Before TeleCIS Wireless, he worked for Samsung Electronics as a senior engineer and a senior technical advisor leading the Samsung engineering team for developing various wireless communication systems. He served Pusan National University as an associate professor.
He holds a B.S. in Electronics from Seoul National University, and an M.S. and a Ph.D. both in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from KAIST. He is an author/co-author of more than 40 papers and owns and co-owns more than 100 patents including more than 80 US patents