Faculty & Staff2019-02-07T00:02:20-10:00

KLFC STAFF

The Korean Language Flagship Center at UHM is composed of a director, a program coordinator, a senior consultant, anda Flagship graduate assistant. The Korean section of the Department of East Asian Languages & Literatures (EALL) has four professors in Korean linguistics, two professors in Korean literature, three full-time instructors, in addition to lecturers and graduate assistants. They are all actively involved with the Korean Flagship program in teaching, advising, and recruiting or supporting Korean Flagship students.

Dr. Sang Yee Cheon

Director

Ms. Lydia Chung

Assistant Director
Ms. Dianne Juhn, KLFC Graduate Assistant

Ms. Dianne Juhn

Coordinator
Dr. Ho-min Sohn, KLFC Consultant and former director of KLFC

Dr. Ho-min Sohn

Senior Consultant

Sang Yee Cheon

Moore Hall 352
(808) 956-2054
scheon@hawaii.edu

Director, Korean Language Flagship Center
Associate Professor, Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures

Her primary research interests include Korean Phonology and Phonetics, Second Language Acquisition, Content-Based Instruction, Teaching Language and Culture of Korea through Korean Film. She is a recipient of the Board of Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Teaching at UHM in 2009.
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Lydia Chung

TP 110
(808) 956-8469
lydiajc@hawaii.edu

Assistant Director, KLFC
Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures

Ms. Dianne Juhn, KLFC Graduate Assistant

Dianne Juhn

TP 108
(808) 956-3117
diannej@hawaii.edu

Coordinator, KLFC
Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures

Dr. Ho-min Sohn, KLFC Consultant and former director of KLFC

Ho-min Sohn

homin@hawaii.edu

Senior Consultant, KLFC
Professor Emeritus, Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures

His primary research interests include Syntax, General Linguistics, and Sociolinguistics.