Choe, Yonhyok was born on October 10, 1960 in Seoul, Republic of Korea. Son of Joonho Choe and Byungok Kim.
Doctor of Philosophy, Göteborg University, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1997.
Assistant professor Södertörn University, Stockholm, 1997—2003, associate professor, since 2004. Visiting fellow University California, Berkeley, San Francisco, 2000. Sergeant Infantry, 1981-1983, Republic of Korea.