U.S.-Korea-Japan Triangle: A Korean Perspective

  • Wednesday, Aug 13, 2014
  • Please join us for a special roundtable event with Dr. Park Jin, Chair Professor at the Graduate School of International and Area Studies, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, to discuss issues in the U.S.-Korea-Japan relationship and South Korean view toward the trilateral cooperation.

    Dr. Park Jin is currently a Chair Professor at the Graduate School of International and Area Studies at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies. He is also the Executive President of Asia Future Institute, an independent policy think-tank designed to conduct research on the future development of Asia and to promote Korea's role in the region. Dr. Park served in the 16th, 17th, and 18th Sessions of the National Assembly, representing the Grand National Party (renamed Saenuri Party) in the central Jongno District in Seoul. While in politics, he served as the Chairman of Foreign Affairs, Trade and National Unification Committee of the National Assembly from 2008-2010. He is currently the President of Korea-Britain Society, Vice President of Korea-America Association, a member of the New York State Bar, a Wilson Center Global Fellow, and a regular member of the Seoul Forum for International Affairs. He graduated from the College of Law at Seoul National University, the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, New York University Law School and received a Ph.D. in politics from St. Antony's College, Oxford University.

    Please note that this event is by invitation only and on the record. This invitation is not transferable.
    *Space is limited. Confirmed guests only.

    The Korea Chair Platform is made possible by the generous support of Samsung Electronics America.