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Nam Center for Korean Studies

Recent News

Nam Center PostDoc Fellow, Jiun Bang, named as one of the Next Generation in political science research on Korea and East Asia

by Victor Cha, professor at Georgetown University and Korea Chair at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, DC. in an opinion piece for JoongAng Ilbo.

Nam Center faculty Jaeeun Kim's book recognized by the American Sociological Association

"Contested Embrace: Transborder Membership Politics in Twentieth-Century Korea" was honored with two awards in 2017

The Nam Center for Korean Studies at the University of Michigan International Institute encourages social, political, cultural, and economic understanding of Korea in the U-M community and beyond. Through its student and faculty support and ambitious public programming, the center seeks to increase the depth and breadth of resources devoted to Korean studies.

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We strive to support our students and faculty on the frontlines of learning and research; to steward our planet, our community, our campus. To do this, the Nam Center needs you—because the world needs Victors.