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Young-Kwan Yoon

Young-Kwan Yoon, Korean, American former minister of foreign affairs and trade, political science educator. Member International Studies Association, American Political Science Association, Association Public Justice.

Background

  • Yoon, Young-Kwan was born on January 12, 1951 in Republic of Korea. Came to the United States, 1981. Son of Hyung-ho and Hae-Young (Lee) Yoon.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts, Seoul National University, Republic of Korea, 1977. Master of Arts, Johns Hopkins University, Washington, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, Johns Hopkins University, Washington, 1987.

    Career

    • Lecturer Korean Naval Academy, Jinhae, 1977-1980. Assistant professor University California, Davis, since 1987. Professor John Hopkins University, 1996—1997, Seoul National University, Department International Relations, since 1990.

      Minister foreign affairs and trade, 2003—2004. Consultant World Bank, Washington, 1985.

    Membership

    Member International Studies Association, American Political Science Association, Association Public Justice.

    Connections

    • Married Heesun Kim, July 5, 1981.
    • father: Hyung-ho Yoon
    • mother: Hae-Young (Lee) Yoon
    • spouse: Heesun Kim
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    Born January 12, 1951
    (age 66)
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