Dr. Hojeong Kang is Full Professor at School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Yonsei University, Korea. Prof. Kang obtained his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Seoul National University, and his PhD from University of Wales, Bangor, UK. Prof. Kang currently serves as Associate Editor of Ecological Engineering, and Editorial Board Members for Microbial Ecology, Pedosphere, and Ecosystem Services. Prof. Kang’s research focuses on wetland biogeochemistry and microbial ecology in relation to global climate change and its biological feedback. In particular, his research team currently works on carbon dynamics of soils in peatland, Arctic tundra, coastal wetlands and forest floors. Prof. Kang has published around 100 international journal papers, including 4 papers in Nature, Nature Climate Change, and Nature Communications.