Department of Psychology
RESEARCH TOPICS: Happiness, Culture, Self
- Ph. D. (1999). University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
- M. S. (1994). University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
- M. A. (1990). Boston University
- B. A. (1989). Yonsei University
- Director (2006-2009). Institute of Human Behavior, Yonsei University.
- Associate, Full Professor (2003-present). Dept. of Psychology, Yonsei University.
- Associate Professor (2003). Tenured. Dept. of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California, Irvine.
- Assistant Professor (1999-2003). Dept. of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California, Irvine.
- Asian Journal of Social Psychology (2005-2007)
- Special Issue, Journal of Happiness Studies (2004)
Editorial Board Member:
- Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (2000-2003)
- Asian Journal of Social Psychology (2008-)
- Journal of Happiness Studies (2003-2008)
- Korean Journal of Social and Personality Psychology (2004-)
- Korean Journal of Social Issues (2005-)
- Frontiers in Cultural Psychology (2010-)
American Psychologist; Asian Journal of Social Psychology; Cognition and Emotion; Emotion; Frontiers in Cultural Psychology; International Review of Social Psychology; Journal of Applied Social Psychology; Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology; Journal of Happiness Studies; Journal of Individual Differences; Journal of Personality; Journal of Personality and Social Psychology; Journal of Positive Psychology; The Journal of Research in Personality; Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology; Motivation and Emotion; Personal Relationships; Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin; Personality and Social Psychology Review; Psychology and Aging; Psychological Review; Psychological Science; Research on Aging; Self and Identity; Social Cognition; Social Psychology Quarterly; Social Science Research
- International Committee for the Development of UN Happiness Measure (2007 - 2009)
2008. University Teaching Award. Yonsei University.
2007. University Teaching Award. Yonsei University.
2003. University Teaching Award. University of California, Irvine.
2002. Finalist, Martin Seligman Positive Psychology Dissertation Award
2001. Best Dissertation Award. International Society of Quality of Life Studies.
1997 Nancy Hirschberg Award, Department of Psychology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign