- A founding member of Y-KAST (Young Korean Academy of Science and Technology), Feb. 2017.
- Special Contribution Award, Korean Mathematical Society. Oct. 24, 2015.
- Excellent Teaching Award, College of Natural Sciences, KAIST (자연과학대학 우수강의상). Feb. 28, 2015.
- Hanrim Leading Scientist (한림선도과학자), The Korean Academy of Science and Technology (한국과학기술한림원). Dec. 5, 2013.
- Young Scientist Award (젊은과학자상), President of Korea. Selected by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (교육과학기술부) and the Korean Academy of Science and Technology (한국과학기술한림원). Dec 21, 2012.
- Outstanding New Young Researcher Support Program (우수신진연구자지원사업), National Research Foundation of Korea, 2011. Grant period: May 2011 – April 2016. 200 millon won per year. (Article on 대덕넷)
- Ewon Assistant Professorship (이원조교수), KAIST, October 15, 2010.
- KMS Excellent Research Paper Award (대한수학회 논문상), Korean Mathematical Society, April 24, 2010.
- TJ Park Junior Faculty Fellowship (청암과학펠로), POSCO TJ Park Foundation, November 25, 2009.