Dr. Hyoik (Peter) Ryu is an adjunct associate professor at UMUC Asia. He teaches courses in biology and business management, focusing on real-world applications. Dr. Ryu earned his B.S. from Seoul National University in Korea, a M.S. and Ph.D. from Iowa State University. He has worked with various academic, commercial and government institutions such as the University Of Arkansas Medical School, BioCarb Inc., Walter Reed Army Institute of Research in the United States, and Lotte Brewing Co., Daegu Catholic University, Yeungnam University and Keimyung University in Korea. He has also taught biological courses at Korean universities including Microbiology, Immunology, Biochemistry, Toxicology and Public Health. Dr. Ryu is currently located in Daegu, Korea and in his free times enjoys traveling and hiking.