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Dr. Utak Chung

Assistant Secretary General, Korean National Commission for UNESCO

 

Biography

Dr. Utak Chung is the Assistant Secretary General and Director of Strategic Programs Division Korean National Commission for UNESCO, and is also Director of the Korea UNESCO Institute for Peace and Development (KUI), Korean National Commission for UNESCO. 

He is an adjunct professor in Graduate School of International Studies of Sogang University, Seoul. He received his PHD degree in from Political Science, Sogang University, Korea. 

From August 1993 until February 1995, he worked as an associate expert in the International Commission on Education for the Twenty First Century in the UNESCO Education Sector at Paris. During September 2000- July 2002, he was a visiting scholar in the Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies in University of California, San Diego, USA.