Curriculum Vitae

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Political Science & International Affairs

Solbi Kim is interested in comparative politics focusing on political parties and political behavior. Her research includes comparative and quantitative approaches.

  • Ewha Women’s University (Master of Political Science & International Relations)
  • Ewha Women’s University (Bachelor of Political Science & International Relations)
Of Note
  • Conducted research sponsored by the National Research Foundation of Korea from the Korean Government (August 2017-February 2019).
  • International Conference Presentation in The University of Hawai’i at Mānoa’s School of Pacific and Asian Studies (March 2018).
  • Received several scholarships and awards from Ewha Alumni Association (Spring 2017), Kookmin Bank (Spring 2015), Dean’s List (Fall 2013), and Ewha Women’s University (Spring 2013).
  • Worked as a Junior Researcher at Korea Institute of Public Administration (February-July 2020) and East Asia Institute (March 2017-August 2017).
  • Worked as Teaching Assistant and Administrative Assistant at Ewha Women’s University (Spring 2017-Fall 2018).
Honors, Awards, and Achievements
  • Department of International Affairs (2020) merit scholarship
  • Graduate School of the University of Georgia (2021) grant
  • Ewha Alumni Association (Spring 2017) award
  • Kookmin Bank (Spring 2015) award
  • Dean’s List, Ewha (Fall 2013)
  • Ewha Women’s University (Spring 2013) award
Course Instruction

Teaching Assistant / Instructor, in American Government class (undergraduate-level, POLS 1101), discussion sessions, Aug 2021 – May 2022, the School of Public and International Affairs, University of Georgia

Research Interests

Comparative Politics, Political Parties, Political Behavior, Political Institutions, Elections, East Asian Politics