East-West Center in Washington Welcomes Visiting Fellow Seongho Sheen

(Washington DC) January 14 —The East-West Center in Washington is pleased to welcome Dr. Seongho Sheen as a Visiting Fellow for a seven-month residency beginning in January 2010. Dr. Sheen, currently an Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of International Studies at Seoul National University in South Korea, will conduct research on “The ROK’s Views on Multilateralism and a Northeast Asian Security Architecture.”

Since 2003, the East-West Center in Washington Visiting Fellowship program has supported scholars and analysts who wish to undertake policy-relevant research and writing in international relations of Asia, political change in Asia, and/or U.S.-Asia relations. Fellows are supported through residence at the East-West Center in Washington and field research. In addition to writing, fellows give one public lecture during their residency. For more information on this Fellowship opportunity, see: .

The East-West Center is an education and research organization established by the U.S. Congress in 1960 to strengthen relations and understanding among the peoples and nations of Asia, the Pacific, and the United States. The Center contributes to a peaceful, prosperous, and just Asia Pacific community by serving as a vigorous hub for cooperative research, education, and dialogue on critical issues of common concern to the Asia Pacific region and the United States.

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