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Pastreich, Emanuel

Contact Information

• Office: Room 417, International Studies Building
• Phone: 031-201-3885
• E-mail: epastreich@khu.ac.kr

Areas of Expertise

Research Interests
• Chinese, Japanese & Korean literature, Science and research policy, Science and Technology in Society, Comparative Asian culture

Courses Taught
• History of East Asia, Understanding Asian Culture, Novels of Park Jiwon, Technology and Society


• Ph.D. in East Asian Studies, Harvard University, 1998
• M.A. in Comparative Literature, University of Tokyo, 1992
• B.A. in Chinese Literature, Yale College, 1987

Professional Experience

• 2013-present: Associate Professor, College of International Studies, Kyung Hee University
• 2011-2013: Associate Professor, Humanitas College, Kyung Hee University
• 2007-2011: Advisor to Korea Research Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology, Korea Institute for Geology and Materials, Korea Research Institute for Standards and Science, Seoul National University Advanced Institutes of Convergence Technology
• 2007-2011: Associate Professor, SolBridge International School of Business
• 2005-2007: Adjunct Professor at George Washington University, Department of East Asian Studies
• 2005-2007: Editor-in-chief of ¡°Dynamic Korea (Korean Foreign Ministry) and adviser to the Korean Embassy in Washington D.C.
• 1998-2005: Assistant Professor, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Department of East Asian Languages and Literature

Selected Publications