Research Activities (selected)

Honors & Awards

Kogod Faculty Award for Outstanding Research  |  Kogod School of Business  |  American University
Kogod Research Professorship Award (2020-2023)  |  Kogod School of Business  |  American University
Kogod Faculty Award for Outstanding Research  |  Kogod School of Business  |  American University
POSCO (The Pohang Iron and Steel Corporation) Research Fellowship Award  |  The East-West Center
Competitive Research Grant Awards (2015 - 2017)  |  Korean Studies Grants  |  The Academy of Korean Studies
Finalist of the Wiley Blackwell Outstanding Dissertation Award  |  The Academy of Management
Honorary Mentions  |  Anti-Corruption Research Network Research Paper Competition  | Transparency International
Competitive Research Grant Award  |  The Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER)  |  The George Washington University

Research Cited beyond Google Scholar

Global Anti-corruption Efforts


American University

Export-Import Management  
|  Advanced Undergraduate and Graduate

Fundamentals of International Business - Kogod Honors Program  

|  Undergraduate with Kogod Honors   

Fundamentals of International Business  
|  Undergraduate

HEC Montréal

International Financial Management  
|  Undergraduate

Landscape and Challenges of International Business  
|  Graduate (MA in International Business)

Corporate Governance: An International Perspective
|  Ph.D. (Co-teaching)

George Washington University

International Business Finance  
|  Undergraduate

The International Financial Environment  
|  Undergraduate

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