Yong-Chool Ha

Yong-Chool Ha


Korea Foundation Professor of Korean Social Science, Jackson School of International Studies

Dr. Yong-Chool Ha has been a professor at the University of Washington since 2004, but was a professor, first at Seoul National University and then U.C. Berkeley, from 1986 onwards. He has received well over a dozen grants for various research projects, and chairs, directs, or is a member of government and university committees and commissions.

Dr. Ha has edited or co-authored many books in Korean and English, including New Perspectives on International Studies in Korea, Russia’s Choice at the Crossroads, and Global Standards and Identity in Korean Society. He has also published countless articles for academic journals and conferences.

Dr. Ha teaches undergraduate and graduate-level international relations and political science courses.

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  • University of California, Berkeley, Ph.D., 1985