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hospitality educator

Chihyung Ok, Korean, American hospitality educator. Recipient Best Conference paper in Food Service Area, Graduate Education and Graduate Student Research Conference in Hospitality and Tourism, 2005, Best Conference Paper, 2008, Faculty Development award, Center on Aging, Kansas State University, 2007.

Background

Ok, Chihyung was born on October 20, 1968 in Keje, Kyoung Sang Nam Do, Republic of Korea. Son of Kiwon Ok and Doonam Jung.

Education

Bachelor of Science, SeJong University, Seoul, Republic of Korea, 1995. Master of Science, Florida International University, Miami, 1998. Doctor of Philosophy, Kansas State University, Manhattan, 2004.

Career

Research associate Kansas State University, Manhattan, 2004—2005, assistant professor, since 2005.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications, chapters to books.

Membership

Member Faculty Senate Committee on Tech Kansas State University, Manhattan, 2007, member Information Resource Management Council, 2007, president Graduate Food Service and Hospitality Management Organization. Member of International Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education.

Connections

Married Hyojung Jung, February 4, 1996. Children: Jina, Justin.

father:
Kiwon Ok

mother:
Doonam Jung

spouse:
Hyojung Jung

children:
Jina Ok

Justin Ok