Mr. Choi is a Research Associate in the program on U.S.-Korea Policy at the Council on Foreign Relations. He is also a non-resident James A. Kelly fellow at the Pacific Forum CSIS. Previously, he was a consultant to the Center for U.S.-Korea Policy at The Asia Foundation; visiting scholar at Fudan University in China; a lecturer at the Korea Military Academy in South Korea, and an officer in the ROK Army. He has conducted research on base politics and the U.S.-ROK alliance at the East-West Center and for the Reischauer Center at SAIS. He has an MA in International Cooperation from Seoul National University GSIS, and a BA in Philosophy, Politics & Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.