Name

Jung Cheol SHIN, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Education, Seoul National University.
  • Dr. Shin is Professor at Seoul National University. He served for the Korea Ministry of Education about 20 years. His research interests are higher education policy, knowledge and social development, and academic profession. He teaches “Introduction to Higher Education”, “Higher Education Policy”, and “Seminar on Higher Education” at graduate program, and also teaches “Educational Administration” and “Education System and Policy in Korea” at undergraduate program.

Area of Specialization

  • Higher Education Policy
  • Knowledge and Social Development
  • Educational Administration and Leadership

Education & Scholarly Experience

  • Ph.D., Florida State University, Educational Leadership & Policy Studies, 2003
  • M.A., Seoul National University, Public Administration (Policy Major), 1992
  • B.A., Sungkyunkwan University, Public Administration, 1987
  • (Assistant, Associate, Full) Professor, Seoul National Univ., Aug. 2006 – present
  • Visiting Fellow: National Chengchi University, Kyoto University, Tohoku University, Hiroshima University, East-West Center Hawaii, USA

Editorial Boards

  • Reference Work: The International Encyclopedia of Higher Education Systems and Institutions, Editor-in-Chief (with Teixeira, P. N.,)
  • Book Series Knowledge Studies in Higher Education (Springer), Editor-in-Chief (with Hugo Horta) (2014 – present)
  • Editorial (Advisory) Board: Studies in Higher Education (May 2017 – present), Higher Education (Oct. 2008 – Aug. 2017), Tertiary Education and Management (Jan. 2011 – present)

Honors & Award

  • 2017 Best Book Award (Comparative and International Education Society (CIES), Higher Education Sig.)
    Shin, J. C., Postiglione, G. A., Huang, F. (eds.) (2015). Mass Higher Education Development in East Asia. Springer.
  • 2015 Best Book Award (Comparative and International Education Society (CIES), Higher Education Sig.)
    Shin, J., Arimoto, A., Cummings, W. K., & Teichler, U. (eds.). (2013). Teaching and Research in Contemporary Higher Education: Systems, Activities, Nexus, and Rewards. Springer

Reference Work

  • Teixeira, P. N., & Shin, J. C. (2020). The International Encyclopedia of Higher Education Systems and Institutions. The Netherlands: Springer Nature B.V.

Book Publication

  • Shin, J. (2018) (Ed.). Higher Education Governance in East Asia: Transformations under Neoliberalism. Springer.
  • Shin, J., B. M. Kehm, G. A. Jones (2018) (eds.). Doctoral Education for the Knowledge Society: Convergence or Divergence in National Approaches? Springer.
  • Arimoto, A., Cummings, W. K., Huang, F., & Shin, J. (2015)(eds.). The Changing Academic Profession in Japan. Springer.
  • Shin, J. C., Postiglione, G. A., Huang, F. (eds.) (2015). Mass Higher Education Development in East Asia. Springer.
  • Neubauer, D., Shin, J., Hawkins, J. (eds.) (2013). The Dynamics of Higher Education Development in East Asia: Asian Cultural Heritage, Western Dominance, Economic Development, and Globalization. Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Shin, J., & Teichler, U. (eds.) (2013). The Future of the Post-Massified University at the Crossroads: Restructuring Systems and Functions. Springer.
  • Shin, J., Arimoto, A., Cummings, W. K., & Teichler, U. (eds.). (2013). Teaching and Research in Contemporary Higher Education: Systems, Activities, Nexus, and Rewards. Springer.
  • Shin, J., & Kehm, B. M. (eds.) (2012). Institutionalization of World-class University in Global Competition. Springer
  • Shin, J., Toutkoushian, R. & Teichler, U. (eds.) (2011). University Ranking: Theoretical Basis, Methodology, and Impacts on Global Higher Education. Springer.

Journal Articles (selected)

  • Shin, J.C., Watanabe, S. P., Chen, R. J., Ho, S. H., & Lee, J. (2020). Institutionalization of competition-based funding under neoliberalism in East Asia. Studies in Higher education. https://doi.org/10.1080/03075079.2020.1823641
  • Lee, S., Jung, H., & Shin, J.C. (2020). Changes in academics’ identity, job satisfaction, and job stress between 1992 and 2018 in South Korea. Higher Education Forum. 17, 207-223.
  • Shin, J.C., Lee, X., B. Byun, & Nam, I. (2020). Building a coordination system of HRD, research and industry for knowledge and technology-driven economic development in South Asia. International Journal of Educational Development. https://authors.elsevier.com/sd/article/S0738059319304377
  • Shin, J.C., Jung, H., & Lee, S.J. (2019). Professional Socialization of Postdoctoral Training among Academics in South KoreaInternational Journal of Chinese Education, 8(2), 209-234.
  • Shin, J.C. (2019). Reforming doctoral education for the knowledge society: A competency development perspective. Higher Education Forum, 16, 27-43.
  • Shin, J.C. (2018). Quality assurance systems as a higher education policy tool in Korea: International convergence and local contextsInternational Journal of Educational Development, 63, 52-58.
  • Shin, J.C., & Gress, D. R. (2018). Expatriate academics and managing diversity: A Korean host university’s perspective. Asia Pacific Education Review, 19(2), 297-306.
  • Shin, J., Kim, S., Kim, E., & Lim, H. (2018). Doctoral students’ satisfaction in a research-focused Korean university: socio-environmental and motivational factors. Asia Pacific Education Review, 19(2), 159-168.
  • Shin, J.C., Postiglione, G. A., & Ho, K. C. (2018). Challenges for doctoral education in East Asia: A global and comparative perspective. Asia Pacific Education Review, 19(2), 141-155.
  • Shin, J.C., Kim, Y.S., Lim, H.J., Shim, B. S., & Choi, Y., (2015). The “Sandwich Generation” in Korean Academe: between traditional academic authority and meritocratic culture. Studies in Higher Education, 40(8), 1406-1422.
  • Zhang, L., & Shin, J.C. (2015). The research-teaching nexus among academics from 15 institutions in Beijing, Mainland China. Higher Education, 70(3), 375-394.
  • Shin, J. C., Lee, S. J. (2015). Evolution of research universities as a national research system in Korea: accomplishments and challenges. Higher Education, 70, 187-202.
  • Jung, J., & Shin, J.C. (2015). Administrative staff members’ job competency and their job satisfaction in a Korean research university. Studies in Higher Education, 40(5), 881-901.
  • Shin, J. C., Jung, J., Postiglione, G. A., & Azman, N. A. (2014).  Research Productivity of Returnees from Study Abroad in Korea, Hong Kong, and Malaysia. Minerva, 52, 467-487.
  • Shin, J., Kim, H., & Choi, H. (2014). The evolution of student activism and its influence on tuition fees in South Korean universities. Studies in Higher Education, 39(3), 441-454.
  • Shin, J., & Jung, J. (2014). Academics job satisfaction and job stress across countries in the changing academic environments. Higher Education, 67(5), 603-620.
  • Shin, J., & Kim, H. (2013). Tuition rising in competitions for a World-class University: Cost sharing or cost transfer? Asia Pacific Journal of Educational Development 2(2): 1-11.
  • Shin, J., Lee, S., & Kim, Y. (2013). Research collaboration across higher education systems: Maturity of higher education systems, language use, and regional differences. Studies in Higher Education, 38(3), 425-440.
  • Shin, J. (2012). Higher education development in Korea: western university ideas, Confucian tradition, and economic development. Higher Education 64(1), 59-72.
  • Shin, J., Lee, S., & Kim, Y. (2012). Knowledge-based innovation and collaboration: a triple-helix approach in Saudi Arabia. Scientormetrics, 90, 311-326.
  • Leydesdorff, L., & Shin, J.C. (2011). How to evaluate universities in terms of their relative citation impacts: Fractional counting of citations and the normalization of differences among disciplines. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 62(6), 1146-1151.
  • Shin, J. C. (2011). Teaching and research nexuses in a research university in South Korea. Studies in Higher Education, 36(4), 485-503.
  • Shin, J. C., & Cummings, W. (2010). Multilevel analysis of academic publishing across disciplines: Research preference, collaboration, and time on research. Scientometrics, 85(2), 581-594.
  • Shin, J. C. (2010). Impacts of performance-based accountability on institutional performance in the US. Higher Education, 60(1), 47-68.
  • Shin, J. (2009). Building world-class research university: the Brain Korea 21 project. Higher Education, 58, 669-688.
  • Shin, J. & Harman, G. (2009). New challenges for higher education: Asia-Pacific and global perspectives. Asia Pacific Education Review10(1), 1-13.
  • Shin, J. (2009). Classifying higher education institutions in Korea: a performance-based approachHigher Education, 57(2), 247-266.
  • Shin, J., & Milton, S. (2008). Student response to tuition increase by academic majors: Empirical grounds for cost-related tuition policy. Higher Education. 55(6), 719-734.

Name

Gerard Postiglione

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Faculty of Education
The University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Name

KONG CHONG HO

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Department of Sociology
National University Of Singapore
Singapore

Name

Timo Aarrevaara

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Higher Education Governance and Management (HEGOM)
University of Helsinki
Finland

Name

Elizabeth Balbachevsky

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Department of Political Science
University of Sao Paulo(USP)
Brazil

Name

Jisun Jung

Contact info

E-mail : jisun@hku.hk

Affiliation

Assistant Professor, The University of Hong Kong

Research Area

Academic Profession, Doctoral Education, Master’s Education and Employment

Education

Ph.D., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2011)
M.A., Educational Administration & Higher Education, Korea University (2006)

Name

Soo Jeung Lee

Contact info

E-mail : soojlee@sejong.ac.kr

Affiliation

Assistant Professor, Sejong University, Korea

Research Area

Research Performance, Knowledge Transfer, Academic Profession, University and Labor Market

Education

Ph.D., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2014)
M.A., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2003)

Name

Hoonho Kim

Contact info

E-mail : hoonho78@gmail.com

Affiliation

Assistant Professor, Kongju National University, Korea

Research Area

University Evaluation, Higher Education Finance, Policy for Small-scale Schools

Education

Ph.D., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2014)
M.A., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2006)

Name

Yangson Kim

Contact info

E-mail : yskim@hiroshima-u.ac.jp

Affiliation

Full time lecturer, University of Hiroshima, Japan

Research Area

Internationalization of Higher Education, Academic Profession, Comparative Higher Education in Asia-Pacific Countries

Education

Ph.D., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2015)
M.A., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2009)

Name

Seung Jung Kim

Contact info

E-mail : sjykim20@kcue.or.kr

Affiliation

Research Institute for Higher Education, Korean Council for University Education

Research Area

Doctoral Education, Academic Profession, Higher Education Policy

Education

Ph.D., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2017)
M.A., Environmental Education, Seoul National University (2003)

Name

Heejin Lim

Contact info

E-mail : heejin@knue.ac.kr

Affiliation

Research Professor, Korea National University of Education

Research Area

Doctoral Education, Internationalization, Student and Academic Mobility

Education

Ph.D., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2018)
M.A., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2014)

Name

Yunkyung Min

Contact info

E-mail : ykmin21@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Associate Research Fellow at Korean Educational Development Institute(KEDI), Korea

Research Area

Higher Education Governance, Liberal Arts Education for Undergraduates.Higher Education Governance, Liberal Arts Education for Undergraduates.

Education

Ph.D., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2019)
M.A., Higher Education Leadership & Policy, Vanderbilt University (2013)

Name

Youngeun An

Contact info

E-mail : youngeun53@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Seoul Education Research & Information Institute, Korea

Research Area

Educational Policy, School effect.

Education

Ph.D., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2020)
M.A., Educational Administration, Konkuk University (2015)

Name

Hyejoo Jung

Contact info

E-mail : nofluke@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Lecturer, Seoul National University, Korea

Research Area

Academics in Formative career stages, Comparative study of Higher education in East Asia

Education

Ph.D., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2020)
M.A., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2010)

Name

Jinkwon Lee

Contact info

E-mail : noitacude@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Education Research Institute, Seoul National University(Korea, visiting researcher)

Research Area

Higher Education Policy and Finance, Publicness of Universities

Education

Ph.D., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2021)
M.A., Educational Administration, Jeonbuk National University (2013)

Name

Gerelt-Od Lkhagvasuren

Contact info

E-mail : gereltod@mnu.edu.mn

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Research Area

Higher Education-Policy Borrowing and Lending.

Education

Ph.D. student, Educational Administration, Seoul National University (now)
M.B.A., Mongolian State University of Agriculture (2008)

Name

Chengshi Li

Contact info

E-mail : leesungsil90@icloud.com

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Research Area

Higher Education Policy. Organization Theories. De-administration of Higher Education.

Education

Ph.D. student, Educational Administration, Seoul National University (now)
M.A., Comparative Education, Northeast Normal University (2015)

Name

Kye Cho

Contact info

E-mail : alpha.kye@gmail.com

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Research Area

Higher Education Policy. Higher Education Management and Administration. Decision Making. Quality Education.

Education

Ph.D. student, Educational Administration, Seoul National University (now)
M.A., Sociology of Education and Adult Continuing Education, Korea University (2007)

Name

Li Xin

Contact info

E-mail : azure1992@gmail.com

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Research Area

Korean Educational Policy.

Education

Ph.D. student, Educational Administration, Seoul National University (now)
M.A., Comparative Education, Beijing Normal University (2016)

Name

Jaewoon Hwang

Contact info

E-mail : hwangjw@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Research Area

Teacher Education, Teacher Training, Education Policy, Organization Theory

Education

Ph.D. student, Educational Administration, Seoul National University (now)
M.A., Elementary Educational Administration, Seoul National University of Education (2015)

Name

Hye Yeon Park

Contact info

E-mail : Hyeyeonpark126@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Research Area

Global Education Policy, Graduate Education, Graduate School Culture, Higher Education Policy

Education

Ph.D. student, Educational Administration, Seoul National University (now)
M.A., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2017)

Name

Eunhye Lee

Contact info

E-mail : gracelee@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Research Area

Higher Education Policy, School-to-Work Transition, Youth Employment

Education

Ph.D. student, Educational Administration, Seoul National University (now)
M.A., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2013)

Name

Anggia Utami Dewi

Contact info

E-mail : anggiautami@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Research Area

Globalization and Internationalization of Higher Education, Higher Education Policy and Governance

Education

Ph.D. student, Educational Administration, Seoul National University (now)
M.A., International Cooperation, Graduate School of International Studies, Seoul National University (2014)

Name

Pyung-Gu Lee

Contact info

E-mail : lpk4061@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Research Area

Teacher Training, Education Policy

Education

Ph.D. student, Educational Administration, Seoul National University (now)
M.A., Elementary Education Administration, Gongju National University of Education (2018)

Name

Zhao Xiao-shuai

Contact info

E-mail : 202035535@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Research Area

Higher Education, Teacher Training

Education

Ph.D. student, Educational Administration, Seoul National University (now)
M.A., Educational Administration, Yonsei University (2019)

Name

Choo Eui Song

Contact info

E-mail : songce@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Research Area

Higher Education Reform, Education Quality

Education

Ph.D. student, Educational Administration, Seoul National University (now)
M.A., Sociology, Korea University (2015)

Name

Sujin Kim

Contact info

E-mail : edustella17@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Research Area

Higher Education Policy, Education Finance

Education

Ph.D. student, Educational Administration, Seoul National University (now)
M.A., Educational Administration, Seoul National University (2019)

Name

Sun Na Park

Contact info

E-mail : snp2090@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Research Area

Higher Education Policy, Politics of Education

Education

Ph.D. student, Educational Administration, Seoul National University (now)
M.A., Political Science and International Relations, Ewha Womans University (2017)

Name

Soomin Lee

Contact info

E-mail : sophia1996@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Name

Seungyeon Lee

Contact info

E-mail : sy.lee@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Name

Hyeongjeong JIN

Contact info

E-mail : hjjnala@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Name

Seungjong Park

Contact info

E-mail : sjsu79@snu.ac.kr

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Name

You Yuting

Contact info

E-mail : meyouyu@hotmail.com

Affiliation

Dept. of Education, Seoul National University, Korea

Name

Jian Pan

Contact info

E-mail : pj17@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn

Affiliation

Institute of Education, Tsinghua University, China

Research Area

Higher education, Education evaluation

Education

Exchange student, Dept. of Education, Seoul National University (2019-2020)
Ph. D. student, Institute of Education, Tsinghua University (2017-)
M. A. Institute of Education, Nanjing University (2016)