Political Science & Criminal Justice
School of Arts and Letters
Jun Taek Kwon, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Political Science
|Office: 319 Hansford Hall
|Professor Jun Taek Kwon joined the faculty of North Georgia in Fall 2010 from the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia where he received a Ph.D. in political science.
He teaches a variety of International Affairs courses, including International Relations, Comparative Politics, and East Asian Politics (Two Chinas, Two Koreas, and Japan). His research has focused primarily on minority-state relations, nationalism/ethnic conflicts, Chinese politics, North Korean politics, and East Asian security issues.
Outside the classroom, Professor Kwon enjoys playing Go (weiqi/baduk) and watching movies. He also loves baseball and the Georgia Bulldogs.