Haesook Chae

Director, Asian Studies Minor
Professor, Political Science
Ph.D., University of Southern California

Haesook Chae

Haesook ChaeDirector, Asian Studies Minor
Professor of Political Science

Ph.D., University of Southern California
B.A., Seoul National University

Contact:

(440) 826-2454, hchae@bw.edu

Dr. Haesook Chae was born and raised in South Korea. She completed her BA at the Seoul National University and received her Ph.D. in political science from the University of Southern California. Her areas of teaching expertise include comparative politics, democratization, politics of Asia, politics of the Middle East and American government and politics. She is currently directing the Asian Studies Minor program. She is a former president of the Association of Korean Political Science and a Fulbright scholar. She has authored research papers on political ideologies in South Korea and on Karl Marx's thought.