Kook Shin Kim received his M.A. in Political Science from the University of Georgia and a Ph.D. from the University of Colorado. He has served as Director of the Division of Northeast Asian Studies at the Korean Institute for National Unification (KINU). Currently, he is an honorary Research Fellow at KINU. His research interests lie in North Korean politics, security issues in East Asia, and international organizations.
Courses taught in the DIS include:
- DIS 217 International Relations in East Asia