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I was born in Seoul, South Korea and studied Chinese language and literature and political science. My research interests include International Relations and Comparative Politics, with specific issues related to human rights, international cooperation, and NGOs.
SSK Human Rights Forum Graduate Research Excellence Award. 2015
"The Human Rights Advisory Committee's Contribution to Global Human Rights." with Changrok Soh and Hannah June Kim. 2015. Korea Observer 46(1): 1-36.
“UN Charter-Based Mechanisms for Human Rights Protection and East Asian Human Rights: Focusing on the Universal Periodic Review.” with Changrok Soh. 2014. The Korean Journal of International Relationship 54 (4): 12-44. (In Korean).
“Regional Governance of North Korean Human Rights.” with Changrok Soh. 2014. Journal of International Politics 19 (1): 239-266.
“Interaction between the International Human Rights Regime and the Chinese Government.” 2009. Journal of Korean Politics 18 (3):199-226. (In Korean)