Choi Eunmi

Choi Eunmi

Research Fellow

Center for Regional Studies

Areas of Expertise  : Korea-Japan Relations, Japanese Politics and Foreign Policy, Northeast Asia Multilateral Cooperation


Dr. CHOI Eunmi is a research fellow at the Asan Institute for Policy Studies. Dr. CHOI received her M.A. and Ph.D. in Political Science from Korea University. Previously, Dr. Choi was a research professor of the Center for Japanese Studies at the Institute of Foreign Affairs and National Security (IFANS) of Korea National Diplomatic Academy (KNDA), a visiting researcher at University of Michigan (USA), Waseda University (Japan) and the Sejong Institute, and a researcher at Ministry of Foreign Affairs of ROK. Her main area of research interest is Korea-Japan Relations, Japanese Diplomacy, and multilateral cooperation in Northeast Asia. Currently, Dr. Choi is a member of the advisory committee to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of National Defense, and National Security Office.

Academic Background

Ph.D in Political Science and International Relations, Korea University (2015.08)
M.A. in Political Science and International Relations, Korea University (2009.02)
B.A. in Political Science and International Relations, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (2007.02)

Professional Background

Visiting Researcher, University of Michigan, USA (2012-2013)
Visiting Researcher, Waseda University (2013-2014)
Researcher, Ministry of Foreign Studies, ROK (2015)
Visiting Research Fellow, The Sejong Institute (2016.01-2018.03)
Research Professor, Center for Japanese Studies, KNDA (2018.03-2019.11)
Research Fellow, The Asan Institute of Policy Studies (2019.12-Present)
Trustee of Director∙Editing Executive Director, The Korean Association of Contemporary Studies
Lecturer, Dankook University∙Hankook University of Foreign Studies∙Yonsei University’s Graduate School of International Studies∙Korea University's Graduate School of Policy Studies