Injeong Lee

Injeong Lee (CVExternal link)


Bachstraße 18k, Room 203

Research Interests

Regional / National Innovation System

Science and Technology Policy

Work Experience

09/2015 – 03/2022 Senior Research Associate, Korea Development Institute (KDI), Korea


04/2022 –               

Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany
Ph.D. student in Graduate College 'The Economics of Innovative Change'            

09/2013 – 08/2015
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Korea
M.S in Management of Technology

09/2008 – 03/2010

Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany
Exchange year in the framework of the ASEM-DUO fellowship

03/2006 – 08/2012

Chonnam National University (CNU), Korea
B.A in German as Second Language, Minor: Economics


Injeong Lee; Wonjoon Kim (2020). “A Comparative Study of Two Innovation Clusters: Using the Triple Helix Model to Observe the Economic Contributions of Industry vs. Research Entities” in Shifting gears in innovation policy: Strategies from Asia. Stanford University Press.

Injeong Lee; Wonjoon Kim (2015). “A Comparative Study on the Network Structural Differences between Research Park and Industrial Park: In the Perspective of Triple-Helix System”, KAIST (Master’s thesis)


Academic Presentation

Injeong Lee (2014). “Identifying network structure of Daedeok Science Park - compared with a German innovation cluster”. The 11th ASIALICS International conference.


National Scholarships (KAIST)

Asia-Europe Meeting Fellowship Program (ASEM-DUO)

DAAD Scholarships