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  • Wednesday February 6th, 2019

150 150 Cambodia Development Center

Yong Shik Choo

Member of Board of Directors


Professor Choo is a Member of Board of Directors at Cambodia Development Center.

He is an associate professor at the Graduate School of International Studies at Chung Ang University (CAU) in Seoul, South Korea. He is also the deputy director of CAU’s Institute for the Study of Grand Strategy. Dr. Choo is a former deputy chairman and board member of US-Korea Institute at SAIS, The Johns Hopkins University, a former visiting researcher at the Korea Institute of Defense Analysis and a visiting scholar at the Yoido Institute. His expertise includes U.S.-ROK relations, Korea’s domestic politics, North Korea, and international relations in Asia. Dr. Choo holds a B.A. in psychology from Seoul National University, an M.B.A. from the University of Colorado, and an M.A. and Ph.D. in international relations from SAIS.