Dr. Kyoungtae Kim is a professor at Missouri State University in Springfield, MO. He received his B.A. and M.A. in Biological Science at Kyungpook National University in Taegu, Korea. He went on to obtain his Ph.D. in Biology at Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida, and completed his post-doc at Washington University in St. Louis, MO, where he studied cell biology and physiology. He is now located at Missouri State University where his research focuses on diverse cellular processes, including endocytic pathway, intracellular trafficking of proteins and membranes, membrane organization, nanomaterial traffic, and nanomaterial-mediated global gene expression pattern changes.