Lester Kurtz, Ph.D.

Lester Kurtz, Ph.D. Professor Email: lkurtz@gmu.edu Phone: 032-626-5142 Office Location: G742 Prof. Kurtz earned his doctorate in sociology at the University of Chicago and a master’s in religion at Yale University. He is editor of the 3-volume Encyclopedia of Violence, Peace and Conflict and The Warrior and the Pacifist. He is co-editor of the 2-volume Women, War, Read more about Lester Kurtz, Ph.D.[…]

Hee Tae Kim

Hee Tae Kim Manager of Facilities Management   Email: hkim210@gmu.edu Phone: 032-626-5002 Office Location: G770   Mr. Kim joins the staff at George Mason University Korea a distinguished career of nearly 20 years in the private sector. His most recent position was as General Affairs Team Manager at Smilegate Entertainment, Ltd. He has also worked at such Read more about Hee Tae Kim[…]

Inman Song, Ph.D.

Inman Song, Ph.D. Visiting Professor Email: isong@gmu.edu Phone: 032-626-5145 Office Location: G628 Dr. Song is part of the accounting faculty at George Mason University Korea. He comes to George Mason following two years of teaching at State University of New York in Korea. Prior to that he held seveal key positions, including Executive vice President, at SungKyunKwan Read more about Inman Song, Ph.D.[…]

Peter Magellan M.F.A.

Peter Magellan M.F.A. Assistant Professor Email: pmagella@gmu.edu Phone: 032-626-5146 Office Location: G722 Peter (PJ) Magellan comes to George Mason University Korea from the Fairfax campus, where he’s been teaching since the fall of 2014. He earned his Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from GMU, and during his time at the university has taught courses in Read more about Peter Magellan M.F.A.[…]

Hak Gil Pyo, Ph.D.

Hak Gil Pyo, Ph.D. Visiting Professor Email: hpyo@gmu.edu Phone: 032-626-5107 Office Location: G657 Dr. Pyo has a distinguished career of scholarship in the field of economics. Prior to joining the faculty at George Mason University Korea, he was Professor Emeritus in the economics faculty at Seoul National University. He taught at Seoul National University from 1981 to Read more about Hak Gil Pyo, Ph.D.[…]

Kelley Chung

Kelley Chung Associate Director of International Admissions and Enrollment Management Email: kchung20@gmu.edu Phone: 032-626-5012 Office Location: G512 Ms. Chung boasts over 16 years of experience working in admissions. Among the positions in which she Ms. Chung has over 13 years of experience working in the college admissions. Among the admission positions in which she worked before joining Read more about Kelley Chung[…]

Conny Kwak

Conny Kwak Administrative Specialist Email: ckwak@gmu.edu Phone: 032-626-5001 Office Location: G728 Ms. Kwak has professional experience in both the United States and Korea. Prior to joining the university’s staff, she was an admissions/management counselor for international students at the Global Center at Kyunghee University. Before that, she was sales marketing manager with NYMODA in San Diego, California. Read more about Conny Kwak[…]

Professor Wilson’s editorial on the two Koreas and U.S.

South Korea’s most-read economics weekly magazine, The Scoop, published Professor Roland Wilson’s editorial on the relation ties between South Korea, North Korea and the United States on March 26. His editorial covers the expected changes in the dynamics on the Korean peninsula and the United States, especially with the summits coming up very soon. “With Read more about Professor Wilson’s editorial on the two Koreas and U.S.[…]