The podcast series from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Electron Device Society (IEEE EDS) is a collection of interviews with EDS members who have made remarkable impacts to the society through their innovations and dedication. In this 52-minute interview, Chang-Jin “CJ” Kim, a distinguished professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, outlines his life and career, from his childhood in South Korea to today. It covers his pioneering research into liquid-based microelectromechanical systems. Kim, who holds the Volgenau Endowed Chair in Engineering, leads the Micro and Nano Manufacturing Lab.