Park, Soo Heon

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Contact Information
• Office: Room 414, International Studies Building
• Phone: 031-201-2357
• E-mail: shpark@khu.ac.kr
• Curriculum Vitae: Download
 
Areas of Expertise
Research Interests
• Russian Politics, Comparative Political Changes, International Cooperation

Courses Taught
• Comparative Area Studies, Russian Politics and Economy, Major Issues in Global Affairs,
NGOs and Global Governance
 
Education
• Ph.D. in Political Science, Columbia University, 1993
• M.A. in Political Science, Seoul National University, 1982
• B.A. in Political Science, Seoul National University, 1977
 
Professional Experience
• March 2004 – Present: Professor, College of International Studies, Kyung Hee University
• Jan. 1, 2008 – Dec 31, 2009: President, Korean Association of Slavic Studies
• Jan. 1, 2007 – Dec. 31, 2007: Vice President, Korean Association of Area Studies
• Jan. 1, 2006 – Dec. 31, 2007: Publication Director, Korean Association of Slavic Studies
• Jan. 1, 2005 – Dec. 31, 2005: Chairman, Committee on Korea-Russian Academic Exchanges, Korean Political Science Association
• Mar. 1, 2004 – present: Professor, College of International Studies, Kyung Hee University
• Dec. 1, 2003 – Nov. 30, 2005: Dean, Center for International Exchanges, Kyung Hee University
• Jan. 1, 2000 – Dec. 31, 2000: Research Director, Korean Association of International Studies
• Mar. 1, 1999 – Feb. 29, 2004: Associate Professor, School of International Relations & Area Studies, Kyung Hee University
• Jan. 1, 1997 – Dec. 31, 1997: Publication Director, Korean Council of Area Studies
• Jan. 1, 1996 – Dec. 31, 1997: Research Director, Korean Association of Slavic Studies
• Mar. 1, 1995 – Feb. 28, 1999: Assistant Professor, Department of International Relations, Kyung Hee University
 
Selected Publications
• “State and Civil Society in Transformative Russia: The Case of ‘Public Chamber'”(in Korean), Korean Journal of Area Studies, vol. 29, no. 3 (2011).


• “State and Civil Society in Post-Communist System Transformation: Russian Experiences”(in Korean), Journal of World Politics (Center for International Studies, Seoul National University), vol. 31, no. 1 (2010).

• Soo-Heon Park, ed., Regional Dynamics and Institutional Building in East Asia (Yongin: College of International Studies, Kyung Hee University, 2010).

• “‘Sack of Potatoes’ or ‘Chorus of Revolution’: Marx’s View on the Peasant Reconsidered”(in Korean), Journal of Slavic Studies, vol. 24, no. 3 (2009).

• “Is ‘ Strong’ Really That Bad? Strong Presidency in Russian Politics Revisited,” The Korean Journal of Area Studies, vol. 27, no. 2 (2009).

• “Change in the Center-Periphery Relations in Russia: Putin’s Recentralization Reforms”(in Korean), Journal of Legislative Studies, 13, no. 2 (2007).

• “Current Situation and Future Tasks of the Russian Studies in Korea since the Rise of the ‘Third Generation'”(in Korean), Russian Studies (Institute for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies), vol. 16, no. 2 (2006).

• “Evolution of Party System in Russia: Main Trends and Future Developments,”, Korean Political Science Review, vol. 38, no. 4 (2004).

• “Changing Authority Structure of the CPSU under Lenin and Stalin: With Focus on the Party Apparatus-Mass Party Relations”(in Korean), Russian Studies, vol. 13, no. 2 (2003).

• “Between Vanguard Party and the Working Masses: A Comparison of Lenin and Luxembourg in the Disputes on the Organizational Principles of Revolutionary Party”(in Korean), Korean Journal of International Studies, vol. 41, no. 3 (2001).