Dean Noreen Mokuau and Dr. Bum Jung Kim visited universities and social service agencies in South Korea in early November 2011. The South Korea visit aimed to promote research and teaching collaborations with universities in South Korea and gave the Dean and Dr. Kim an opportunity to meet with various policy-makers, agencies, and students with a focus in social welfare. This was the first official visit to South Korea and was sponsored by various South Korean institutes.
Meeting with the President of Chung-Ang University
From left to right, Dr. Bum Jung Kim (Assistant Professor, Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work), Dr. Young Choi (Chair, Dept. Social Welfare, Chung-Ang University), Dr. Noreen Mokuau (Dean, Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work), Dr. Kookshin Ahn (President, Chung-Ang University), Dr. Yeon-Myung Kim (Dean, School of Social Welfare).
Meeting with the President of Korea Association of Social Workers
From left to right, Mr. Yong-Oh Park (Secretary-general, Korea Association of Social Workers), Dr. Kyu-Taik Sung (Former president, Korea Academy of Social Welfare & Gerontological Society of Korea; special advisor, 2013 World Congress of Gerontology & Geriatrics), Dr. Sung-Chul Cho (President, Korea Association of Social Workers), Dr. Noreen Mokuau, Dr. Bum Jung Kim