Faculty2018-09-12T08:58:23-10:00

Sang Yee Cheon

Director, KLFC

Lydia Chung

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

Ho-min Sohn

Senior Consultant, KLFC
Dr. Sumi Chang, KLFC BA program coordinator

Sumi Chang

BA Program Academic Coordinator, KLFC
Ms. Dianne Juhn, KLFC Graduate Assistant

Dianne Juhn

Coordinator, KLFC

Han-Byul Chung

Korean Language & Linguistics

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.

Lydia Chung

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

Assistant Director, 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.

Dr. Sumi Chang, KLFC BA program coordinator

Sumi Chang

Moore Hall 354
(808) 956-8406
changhan@hawaii.edu

BA Program Academic Coordinator, KLFC
Instructor, Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures

Drawing from her background in Political Science, Educational Psychology, and ESL, Sumi has taught an array of proficiency level courses at UHM. She is a recipient of 2016 College of LLL Excellence in Teaching Award. Her teaching and research interests include sociolinguistics and SLA.

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. Han-Byul Chung

Assistant Professor

Moore Hall 354
808-956-8406
hchung2@hawaii.edu

I am an assistant professor of Korean linguistics and Korean Language Flagship Center in the Department of East Asian Languages and Literature at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. My research interests include syntax, and syntax-semantics interface with focus on Korean and Manchu data.