Kyeong-Hee Choi

Associate Professor of Modern Korean Literature
Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations
Chair, Committee on Korean Studies, CEAS

1050 E 59th St
Wieboldt 301B
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 834-1707

Professor Choi's research analyzes the effects of Japanese imperial rule on the citizens of Korea, and the complex processes of democratization that took place throughout the Cold War period. For more information, see Professor Choi's profile at the University of Chicago's Department of East Asian Languages and Civilization website.


Bruce Cumings

Gustavus F. and Ann M. Swift Distinguished Service Professor
Department of History
The College

1126 E 59th St
HM E 682
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 834-1818

Professor Cumings is a specialist in twentieth century Korean history, and writes on contemporary international affairs. He is also the editor of the forthcoming Cambridge History of Korea. For more information, visit his page at the University of Chicago's Department of History, or his page at The Nation magazine's website, where you can see his commentary on contemporary affairs.


Jieun Kim

Korean Language Program Director
Lecturer in Korean Language
Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations

1010 E 59th St
Classics 417
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 834-4683

Jieun Kim is a lecturer in Korean language at the University's of Chicago's Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations.


Jee-Young Park

Korean Studies Librarian

1100 E 57th St
Joseph Regenstein Library, Room 526
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-0187