Inseop Shin Mobility Literature Criticism, Modern Japan Literature, Diaspora Literature Director of the HK+ Mobility Humanities Institute
Director of the Center for Asia & Diaspora


Seok Kim Modern French Philosophy, Psychoanalysis, Cultural Philosophy Konkuk University
Jin-gi Kim Korean Literature, Korean Modern Novel Konkuk University
Byung Ju Shin Korean History, Medieval Korean History Konkuk University
Seok Min Yoon Chinese Philosophy, Taoism, I-Ching Philosophy Kangwon National University
Byungmin Lee Economic Geography, Culture Contents Industry Konkuk University
Seung Ho Lee Climatology, Climate Mobility Konkuk University
Yong Gyun Lee Economic Geography, Service Economy Chonnam National University
Hyunyoung Lee Japanese Literature, Comparative Culture, Literary Criticism 건국대학교
Hyung Shik Lee Modern English and American Literature Konkuk University
Ki-Won Lim Human Science, Exercise Biochemistry & Nutrition Konkuk University
Maria Luisa T. Reyes English Literature, Comparative Literature, Literary Criticism Santo Tomas University
Peter Adey Social, Cultural and Historical Geography Royal Holloway, University of London
Mimi Sheller Sociology, Mobilities Research Drexel University

HK Professors

Jooyoung Kim Mobility and Gender, Diaspora Literature, Multicultural Literature
Jinhyoung Lee Mobility and Decoloniality, Korean Literature, Literary Theory
Taehee Kim Mobility Phenomenology, Contemporary European Philosophy, Cognitive Science

HK Research Professors

Myungsim Yang Mobility Literature, Literature of Korean Diaspora in Japan
Yeonhee Woo Mobility Representation in Literature, Modern Japanese Literature
Jinsuk Bae Migration, Diaspora, Multiculturalism
Bomi Lim Mobility Norms, Human Rights, Criminal Law
Hyunjung Yun Mobility & Digital Technology, Digital Media, Digital Storytelling

KU Research Professors

Gi-Jae Seo Literary Criticism, Modern Japanese Literature
Seung-Jin Lee Comparative Literature, Zainichi Literature
Eun-Hye Choung Human Geography, Culture/Landscape
Soochul Kim Media, Cultural Studies, Communication Studies

HK Researchers

Hyunji Lee PhD Candidate
Sookang Cho PhD Candidate
Fujita Emi PhD Candidate


Inyoung Ahn Management Assistant Officer
Yaelim Lim Management Assistant Officer
Sungwon Bang Teaching Assistant
Yujin Kim Teaching Assistant