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Mission

The Center for Korea Studies fosters teaching, research, and outreach related to Korea at the University of Washington and in North America. To this end the center currently supports a Korea Studies colloquia series, a visiting scholars program, student scholarships, international student exchange programs, an outreach program to K-12 educators, Korean language textbook development, and the publication of research on Korea in concert with the University of Washington Press.

Core Services Offered

Center for Korea Studies, http://jsis.washington.edu/korea/.
Colloquium speakers series, Journal of Korean studies, K-12 outreach, conferences, and graduate fellowships.
Korea Studies Program, http://jsis.washington.edu/korea/studiesindex.shtml.
BA & MA in International Studies, emphasis on Korea; Visiting Scholars Program. Korean Language Program, http://depts.washington.edu/koreanlg/.
Minor and BA in Korean Language. East Asia Library, Korea Collection, http://www.lib.washington.edu/east-asia/korea.html

Funding Information:

Academy of Korean Studies grant 2007-2011.
Korea Foundation 2009-2012.
East Asian History Foundation 2010-2013. Sochon Foundation Scholarship.
Endowment - 2006 to present.

Reporting Structure:

Judy Howard, Divisional Dean of Social Sciences, College of Arts & Sciences

Related UW Entities:

College of Arts & Sciences, Department of History, Department of Anthropology, Department of Asian Language and Literature, Department of Political Science, School of Law,
School of Social Work

Center Details

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Director: Sorensen, Clark
Location: 431 Thomson Hall
Year Started: 2006
Administrator / Program Manager: Lim, Young Sook
Administering College/School: College of Arts & Sciences 
P.I. Home Department: Jackson School of International Studies 
Faculty Involvement: 5