Program Coordinator, GW Institute for Korean Studies
Department: Institute for Korean Studies
Youngsoo Jang (she/her) is the Program Coordinator for the GW Institute for Korean Studies. Youngsoo graduated from college in South Korea with a B.A. in Chinese Studies with exchange experience at Beijing Foreign Studies University. She spent a year in New Jersey coordinating international internship experiences for Koreans in the United States. After returning to the Seoul metropolitan area, Youngsoo worked at Gachon University managing international student visas and immigration protocols, as well as organizing student events for Gachon University’s Korean Language Center. Youngsoo completed her M.A. degree in International Education at the George Washington University, and has broad expertise working collaboratively on multicultural programs with universities in South Korea and China.