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Two conferences, three publication outlets, one opportunity to maximize your travel stipend.

Please see the Call for Proposals, Conference Schedule, and FAQ pages for conference details.

Conference presentation

Brendan Howe

President of KISA
Dean of Graduate School of International Studies

Ewha Womans University

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Lonnie Edge

Managing Editor 

North Korean Review 


Journal of Territorial and Maritime Studies

Assistant Professor

Hankuk University of Foreign Studies

Oliver Richmond

Research Professor in International Relations, Peace and Conflict Studies

University of Manchester


Rudiger Frank

Professor of East Asian Economy and Society

University of Vienna

Conference Participants

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Monica Jung

Assistant Professor

Handong Global University

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Sean O'Malley

Professor of International Studies

Dongseo University


Sangsoo Lee

Research Fellow
Research Institute for Security Affairs

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Abdullah Al Arif

JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow

Yokohama City University


Joseph Yi

Professor of Political Science

Hanyang University

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Nguyen Toan Thang

Associate Professor  of Comparative Law

Hanoi Law University

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Nguyen Thi Hong Yen

Head of the Public International Law Division


Hanoi Law University



Event Partners

Working Together

This event would not be possible without the dedication and contributions by our conference partners and their various patrons.  We would like to thank our sponsors, especially the Hanns Seidel foundation, for their generous contribution. They play an integral role at our conference. If you’d like to be a sponsor for this event or future ones, contact us!


North Korean Review


North Korean Review is the premier English language journal dealing exclusively with North Korean studies.

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Journal of Territorial and Maritime Studies 


Sponsored by the Northeast Asian History Foundation, the Journal of Territorial and Maritime Studies is an English language journal dealing with the history, politics, security, and law pertaining to maritime and terrestrial territorial disputes.  

NKR & JTMS Partner Organizations


Korean International Studies Association (KISA)


KISA is the academic association devoted to the study of international affairs in Korea through the English medium. KISA would like to specifically thank the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung for their support in making this hybrid conference possible.

KISA partner organizations


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