Areas of Expertise:
Korea | North Korea | Korean history | Korean politics
Jennifer Jung-Kim is a lecturer in the UCLA Department of Asian Languages and Cultures, as well as in the International Institute’s International and Area Studies Program. Jung-Kim is an expert in Korean history and can also comment on modern Korean politics related to national and international concerns.
She is also the assistant director of the UCLA Center for Buddhist Studies, where she is senior editor of the Center’s Korean Classics Library Series, “Korean Historical Materials” and “Korean Philosophy and Religion.”