Hyoungjoon Sam Jeon

Hyoungjoon Sam Jeon

Hyoungjoon Sam Jeon

Visiting Associate Research Professor

Conflict analysis, conflict resolution, mediation, negotiation, deliberation, and public participation

Professor Hyoungjoon Sam Jeon taught conflict communication classes for 14 years. Also he has worked as a mediator for 8 years. His research interests include conflict analysis, conflict resolution, mediation, negotiation, deliberation, and public participation. Prior to joining Mason Korea, Professor Jeon worked at Dankook Center for Dispute Resolution as well as worked for Seoul Metropolitan Government.

Selected Publications

Jeon, H. & Kim, H. (2020). Applicability and limitations of conflict assessment in science and technology R&D projects: The case of spent fuel management and disposition technologies. Crisisonomy, 16(7), 1-22.

Jeon, H. (2019). Diagnosis and Resolution: A case study on the conflict assessment and mediation in Bupyeonggu. Dispute Resolution Studies Reivew, 17(3), 5-33.

Jeon, H. & Kim, H. (2018). Conflict assessment in local governments: Current status and obstacles to prevention. Crisisonomy, 14(6): 11-28.

Expanded Publication List

Hwang, S., Ha, D, Jeon, H. & Park, J. (2021). Analysis Report on Public Perception on Public Conflict, Public Deliberation, and Public Participation. Sejong-si: KDI.

Kim, K.M., Kim, H.L., Lim, J.H., & Jeon, H. (2018). Conflict Management and Negotiation. Gyeonggi-do: NOSVOS.

Grants and Fellowships

Research on the evaluation for key conflict management projects in 2021 Seoul Metropolitan Government

A study on the current state of the government conflict management system and improvement measures 

A study on the conflict management manual development for Busan Metropolitan Government


Ph.D. in journalism, University of Missouri

M.A. in communication, University of New York at Buffalo

M.S. in organic chemistry, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

B.S. in chemistry, Yonsei University


In the Media

How we consume news? Joongbooilbo, Jan 25, 2022.

Can public deliberation be used to save the planet? Joongbooilbo, Sep 7, 2021.

The power of mini-public. Joongbooilbo, Jul 6, 2021.