In-Suk Kim is currently a Visiting Fellow in Korea Development Institute. She taught as a visiting professor at Sungkyunkwan University (2009-2015) and worked as Research Fellow at Sustainable Management Research Center ECOSIAN (2007-2009) and LG Environmental Strategy Institute (2002-2006), and engaged in Techno-Economics and Polity Program (TEPP) as Research Associate at Seoul National University (1997-2000). She co-authored Future of Things, Ask about human Status (2016).

She completed her post-doctoral course at Sungkyunkwan University (1997-2000), and received B.S., M.S., and a Ph.D. degree in Economics from Koeln University, German (1987-1996) and B.S. in Economics from Sungkyunkwan University (1982-1986).