April 2019 MPA Student of the Month: Hogeun Song

Public Administration and Policy would like to congratulate Hogeun Song for being selected as April 2019 MPA Student of the month.

Hogeun attended Seoul National University where he earned his bachelor’s degree in Korean Language and Literature and was a Graduate School of Public Administration student. He is currently finishing his Master of Public Administration here at University of Georgia, School of Public and International Affairs.

Hogeun has a great deal of experience working in government offices in Korea, such as working as Deputy Director with the Ministry of Strategy and Finance where, over the years, he has worked with the Planning and Coordination Office, International Economic Affairs Bureau, and the Future and Social Economy Bureau. He currently works with the Prime Minister’s Office where he has worked with the Bureau of Supporting Green Growth and is now finishing his MPA.

Hogeun’s research interests lie in finance administration, nonprofit organization, public-private partnership, and official development aid. It is a pleasure to have Hogeun in our MPA program. He is an excellent and hardworking student.