Bohyun Kim


► Short CV

Bohyun studied Political Science and International Relations at Ewha Womans University in Seoul, South Korea. During her undergraduate years, she engaged in EAI Governance Research projects as an intern at East Asian Institute, a policy think tank in Seoul. She continued to study Political Science with focus on European Governance at Universität zu Köln and Maastricht University in the Netherlands (double Master’s program). She also worked at different international organizations and NGOs in the field of climate change and sustainable development, such as: European Union Delegation to South Korea, ICLEI World Secretariat – Local Governments for Sustainability, UNESCO and the UN Climate Conference Secretariat based in Bonn, Germany.

► PhD Dissertation Project

Civil Society and South Korea’s Foreign Policy: The Case of the ‘Comfort Women’ Issue  (working title)

► Research Interest
  • NGOs and Civil Society
  • Governance
  • South Korea’s Foreign Policies
  • Regional Cooperation
► Teaching
  • Governance and Civil Society in a Globalizing World
    (Module: Globalization, SoSe 2021)
  • Comparative Regional Climate Governance: EU and East Asia
    (Module: European Integration and Politics, WiSe 2021/22)

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Institute of East Asian Studies
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