curriculum vitae


Rice University
Ph.D in Cultural Anthroplogy, 2003
Dissertation: "After Development: The Grappling with Korean Modernity "

University of Chicago
BA in Anthropology, 1994


Strategist, The Village Trust, Boston, Massachusetts, 2003-present

Policy Seminars, Vice-Chairman HuiQuin Jin, 10th National Association of Industry and Commerce, December 2003-January 2004

Special Intern to the Managing Corporate Planner, Icube Technologies, Seoul,
South Korea, 2001-2002


Other Visiting Assistant Professor, Oberlin College, 2004-2005
Teaching Courses: Thinking Culturally about the Economy

Lecturer, University of Mass., Boston, 2004 winter, spring
Course: Business Globalization (undergraduate)

Lecturer, University of Houston at Clearlake, 2003 summer
Course: Power and Politics of Women (undergraduate/graduate)

Lecturer, Rice University, 2001 summer (undergraduate)
Course: Monies and Places: Cultures of East Asia Capitalism in Globalization

Research Assistant, Jesse H. Jones School of Management, Rice University,
(MBA students) 2000-2001 For Dr. Barbara Ostdiek

Lecturer, University of Houston at Clearlake, 2001 summer (undergraduate)
Course: Introduction to Women Studies

Lecturer, Rice University, 2000 summer (undergraduate)
Course: Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

Linguistic Assistant, Rice University, 1999-2001 (undergraduates)


  • Academic Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Harvard University, 2003-2004

  • Awards Special Funding Grant, Korea Foundation, 2004

  • Workshop Funding, Harvard University, 2003-2004

  • Grants ExEAS Post-Doctoral Fellowship Alternate, Columbia University, 2003-2004

  • Fulbright Fellowship, 2001-2002

  • National Science Foundation Dissertation Grant, 2001-2002

  • Fellow, Center for Comparative Cultures, Seoul National University, 2001-2002

  • Wagoner Fellowship, 2001-2002

  • Rice University Tuition Grant, 2001-2002

  • Center for Culture and Family Grant Award, 2001

  • Robert Patten Service Award, 2001

  • The Annual Graduate Speech to the Board at Rice University, 2001

  • Rice University Presidential Graduate Fellowship, 1999-2001

Prof. Dr. Jae-Aileen Chung

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